March 27, 2013
The University of Minnesota baseball program and Golden Gopher athletics is set to hold a grand opening event for the newly constructed Siebert Field, Tuesday, April 2 at 12:15 p.m. The event is open to the public and media members. The first game scheduled for Siebert Field is Friday, April 5 against Ohio State at 3 p.m. (limited tickets still available).
Guest speakers include the likes of University of Minnesota president Eric Kaler, Golden Gopher alum Paul Molitor and head baseball coach John Anderson.
Following the guest speakers, a ribbon cutting ceremony will take place to signify a new beginning in Gopher baseball. Fans are also welcome to tour the facility at this time. All guests are welcome to stay as Gopher baseball will hold a practice on the field at 3 p.m.
Around the Bases with Matt Fiedler
Junior Matt Fiedler has been all over the diamond early in his Gophers career.
Around the Bases with Jeff Fasching
Jeff Fasching, a sophomore pitcher, tossed eight innings of relief for the Gophers last season.
Around the Bases with Luke Pettersen
After a successful first season with the Gophers, Luke Pettersen enters his sophomore season on campus.