Western softball (15-18, 6-2) put their seven game win streak to the test Friday when they hosted reigning MIAA champions Central Oklahoma (19-14, 8-4).
The streak ended in game one, where the Griffons fell to the Bronchos 3-2. It was locked at two entering the final frame. Mo Selman drove in the game winning run for Central Oklahoma with a double in the top of the seventh inning.
In game two, Western had a 4-2 lead entering the fourth inning. Central Oklahoma scored two runs to tie the game. The Griffons responded in the bottom of the fifth when Riley Wilson drove in the game deciding run. Western was able to hold of Central Oklahoma the rest of the way. Winning, 5-2.
The Griffons head to Maryville Tuesday for a double header with Northwest Missouri. Both teams sit at second in the MIAA standings. First pitches are 2:00 and 4:00 p.m.