New Ski-U-Mah Features Todd Oakes Family
Pitching coach Todd Oakes
Pitching coach Todd Oakes

May 13, 2013


The second edition of Ski-U-Mah magazine is now out and features Gopher Baseball. From the opening of the new Siebert Field, to Jordan Jess' remarkable "Be the Match" bone marrow donor story, there's a few stories in this issue.

One of the four big stories in the newest edition is pitching coach Todd Oakes and his battle, recovery and remission from acute myeloid leukemia. With the help of doctors, faith and family, Oakes is back as the Gophers' pitching coach this season. Read his story in this online version of Ski-U-Mah.




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