Sports Digest


Raiders Draw Toledo in WNIT

FAIRBORN — The Wright State women’s basketball team received its fourth straight bid to the Women’s National Invitation Tournament March 12 and will play at Toledo Friday, March 16. Time will be announced.

The Raiders, 23-10, played at Toledo in the first round of the 2015 WNIT, falling 72-64. The Rockets are currently 17-14 on the season and are riding a four-game losing streak, including a first round MAC Tournament game to Kent State 80-76 in overtime.

Raiders win finale

CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Wright State softball team ended the Holy City Showdown on an up note with a 3-1 win over Winthrop on March 11.

The Raiders were down 1-0 but came back on six hits, including doubles from Jordan Kennaw and Kaitlyn Skinner as each also posted an RBI, along with one from Macey Gunther. Honnah Susor and Madison Whitaker added singles. Ashley Sharp picked up her fourth win of the season on seven innings and two strikeouts.

The Raiders are 6-14 will host Dayton, at 5 p.m.Tuesday, March 13.

Club offers Learn-to-row class

DAYTON — The Dayton Boat Club adult rowing program will host its spring learn-to-row class Friday through Sunday, April 13-15, at the club’s boathouse on East River Road in Moraine.

The three-session on-water class, open to men and women, covers terminology, safety, stroke technique, equipment use and care, and sweep rowing in an eight-oared racing shell. Sessions are from 6-8 p.m. Friday, April 13; 9-11 a.m. Saturday, April 14; and 2-4 p.m. Sunday, April 15. For information or to register www.daytonboatclub.org/adult-learn-to-row.html.

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