Following an impressive 7-for-14 weekend at the SportCo Kick Off Classic senior Dani Wagner has been named the Big Ten Co-Player of the Week, as announced the conference office Monday afternoon.
Minnesota defeated North Dakota State by scores of 7-5 and 11-5 at Jane Sage Cowles Stadium.
2017 Game-by-Game Stats
2016 Game-by-Game Stats
2015 Game-by-Game Stats
2017 • JUNIOR SEASON
Moved to the outfield and started 61 games • hit .333 with a .445 on base percentage and a .551 slugging percentage • hit six doubles, two triples and eight home runs with 30 RBIs • was a perfect 9-9 on stolen base attempts • had a pair of walk-off hits • named to the All-Big Ten second-team • earned NFCA Great Lakes All-Region second-team honors • tallied one hit, one run and one RBI in win over Colorado State • had one run and one hit versus Texas • had one run, two hits including a walk off single and one RBI in two games against Notre Dame • in two games against North Carolina State, established four runs, three hits including two home runs and four RBIs • had a great pair of games against UC Davis with three RBis and four hits including a triple and her second walk-off single of the season • tallied her third home run of the season against Fresno State where she also had one run and three RBIs • had one hit and one run versus Idaho State • tallied one hit versus FAU • had one hit in win against the No. 13/12 LSU • contributed two hits, two runs and two RBIs versus Illinois State • notched four hits including a double, two runs and four putouts in a pair of games against Seattle • had one hit against No. 8/8 Washington • added one hit and run in win over South Dakota at the Husky Classic • recorded one hit and one run versus No. 23/20 California • notched three runs, one RBI and one hit in two games against Pacific • over the course of three games against Nebraska, tallied three runs and two hits • tacked on two hits including one home run, scored three runs and notched three RBIs in a weekend series against Illinois • contributed one hit, one run and two RBIs over three games against Indiana • hit an RBI-triple to put Minnesota on the board in their 12 inning game against Wisconsin • launched a home run in a win over Iowa • recorded two runs and three hits in three games against Purdue • helped lead the Gophers to a sweep of Penn State and to the regular season conference title by smacking two home runs, scoring six runs, and drilling seven RBIs on the weekend • broke up a no-hitter in the NCAA Tournament against Alabama.
2016 • SOPHOMORE SEASON:
Played in 44 games and started 22 games at shortstop moving into a starter roll the last part of the season • scored 14 runs, was a perfect 6-6 on stolen bases, had 21 putouts and 24 assists • Saw action against Virginia Tech on a pinch run, earning the first run of the game • saw action against No.13/15 Florida State • earned a run on a passed ball in the win against Saint Francis • started against UMKC • recorded a run as a pinch runner against Northwestern • played at shortstop in all three games against Illinois, adding a run in the last game • started at shortstop in the first game of the double header against Wisconsin • served as shortstop and pinch runner in two games against Rutgers • served as pinch runner and short stop against Nebraska • served as shortstop and pinch runner for two games against Maryland, adding two runs • started all three games of the Big Ten Tournament recording two putouts and five assists with a stolen base • played in all four NCAA Tournament games with three starts recording two putouts and five assists.
2015 • FRESHMAN SEASON:
Appeared in 25 games and started in the final 16 games of the season at shortstop • hit .294 with a .429 on-base percentage and a .412 slugging percentage • scored a run in her collegiate debut against UMass Lowell (Feb. 15) • had two doubles, one of which scored a run, and scored two runs against South Dakota State (March 13) • had a second multi-hit game April 25 against Iowa • scored runs in three-straight games April 25-29 • reached base in both of Minnesota `s NCAA Tucson Regional championship games at Arizona (May 17) • had one stolen base.
Lettered six years for softball at Hayfield High School and was a five-time All-Hiawatha Valley League selection • also competed for the 16U Austin Elks and 18U Mankato Peppers club teams • led area in batting average (.700), runs scored (51), stolen bases (26) and home runs (13) as a senior en route to her fourth-straight all-state season • named the 2013 Rochester Area Female Athlete of the Year • also earned four varsity letters in volleyball and basketball, garnering all-conference and all-state honors in each sport.
Majoring in food science and nutrition studies • was class salutatorian at Hayfield High School and was a four-year honor roll student • lists most memorable sports thrill as playing in the Machine League championship as the underdogs and coming back to beat her older brother's team, tagging him out at home plate to win the game • enjoys reading, watching movies, quilting, playing sports • brother, Darin, played football at Gustavus Adolphus from 2008-12 • daughter of Corey and Jana Wagner • born March 14, 1996.
Offense Leads Gophers in Pair of Wins
2/23/2018 - Softball
Minnesota earned a pair of wins against No. 23 Kentucky and South Alabama on Friday in Orlando, Fla.
Gophers Headed to Citrus Classic
2/22/2018 - Softball
No. 22/22 Minnesota hits the road once again as they travel back to The Sunshine State this time to participate in the Diamond 9 Citrus Classic.
Gophers Fall to Notre Dame, 3-0
2/18/2018 - Softball
No. 14 Minnesota closed out the 2018 Big Ten/ACC Challenge Sunday morning with a loss to RV Notre Dame, 3-0.