Gophers Head Out to Summer Teams
June 1, 2017

Minneapolis, Minn. – The University of Minnesota will be placing 18 stuedent-athletes in summer leagues this year, setting an NCAA and Northwoods League record for most student-athletes placed in one program in back-to-back years.

Three Gophers will play in the Cape Cod League, 13 will participate in the Northwoods League, one will be a part of the Perfect Game League and one will placed in the Coastal Plains League.

In the summer of 2015 the Maroon and Gold had 24 players in the Northwoods League and in 2016 had 20 student-athletes play in the summer league. More Gophers could sign contracts to play over the summer, follow the Gophers on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to stay up to date.

Name League Team Twitter Facebook
Alex Boxwell Cape Cod Wareham Gateman @WarehamGatemen Wareham Gateman
Micah Coffey Cape Cod Hyannis Harbor Hawks @harborhawks Hyannis Harbor Hawks
Terrin Vavra Cape Cod Cotuit Kettleers @CotuitKettleers Cotuit Kettleers
Gabe Knowles Northwoods Duluth Huskies @DuluthHuskies Duluth Huskies
Sam Bridges Northwoods Duluth Huskies
Ben Mezzenga Northwoods Eau Claire Express @ecexpress Eau Clair Express
Nolan Burchill Northwoods Mankato MoonDogs @MoonDogsBall Mankato MoonDogs
Jordan Kozicky Northwoods Mankato MoonDogs
Jack Wassel Northwoods Rockford Rivets @RockfordRivets Rockford Rivets
Jackson Rose Northwoods St. Cloud Rox @StCloudRox St. Cloud Rox
Jake Stevenson Northwoods St. Cloud Rox
Alex Farley Northwoods Waterloo Bucks @waterloobucks Waterloo Bucks
Cole McDevitt Northwoods Waterloo Bucks
Eduardo Estrada, Jr. Northwoods Willmar Stingers @WillmarStingers Willmar Stingers
Nick Lackney Northwoods Willmar Stingers
Eli Wilson Northwoods Willmar Stingers
Luke Pettersen Perfect Game Saugerties Stallions @PGCBLStallions Saugerties Stallions
Riley Smith Coastal Plains Holly Springs Salamanders @HSSalamanders Holly Springs Salamanders




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