Jenny Gilbert turns on the power

Updated: February 6, 2014, 2:36 PM ET
By Graham Hays | espnW.com

MUNCIE, Ind. -- The afternoon temperature was stuck in single digits, the wind chill mired in negative numbers, as it seemingly had been for much of January in this town an hour northeast of Indianapolis. It explained why when Ball State senior Jenny Gilbert took her lead off first base in a practice drill, listened for a coach's command and dove headfirst back to safety, she did so not on dirt but on the unforgiving floor of the school's multipurpose indoor track facility.

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