Sixth-inning grand slam gives Huskers a doubleheader sweep in Lincoln.
Gophers fall to Badgers in the opening game of Sunday's twinbill.
Kaitlyn Richardson and Kayla Wenner each hit two home runs to pace Gophers.
Gophers score eight runs in the final two innings to finish three-game sweep.
Kaitlyn Richardson drives in three runs with a pair of doubles.
2013 SOPHOMORE SEASON:
Made 18 appearances and recorded four starts tossed 36.0 innings and finished with a ERA of 5.44 finished with two saves for her sophomore season finished season with 20 strikeouts came on in relief against Iowa (March 23) to pitch the final 2.1 innings for Gophers saw scoreless seventh inning against Northwestern (March 30) to shut out the game.
2012 FRESHMAN SEASON:
Made 13 appearances and recorded one save tossed 23.2 innings and accumulated an ERA of 5.32 tallied seven scoreless appearances made first career appearance against CSU Bakersfield (Feb. 12) in a shutout 1-inning outing hurled three-complete innings against defending National Champion Arizona State (Feb. 18) and allowed five hits and three runs while fanning three batters recorded first career save with a two-innings outing in the final game of the Illinois series (Mar. 24) tallied longest outing against Green Bay (Apr. 11) in a 5.2-inning performance where she allowed eight hits and two runs.
Graduated from Pomona High School in Arvada, Colo. 2010 Class 5A all-state honorable mention hit .477 during her junior season won regional championship in 2009 earned all-conference and all-state accolades in 2009 coached by Jim Biddle spent time with the Colorado Styxx 18 Gold team.
GET TO KNOW KELSEY KIMMINAU:
Tai Mendenhall because he is hilarious and still gets his point across.
This is a general one for everyone, but I can't step on the chalk before the game!
First softball memory?
I remember playing catch with my dad in our front yard.
Favorite place to eat in Dinkytown?
Favorite thing to do in the Twin Cities?
I love shopping at the Mall of America.
Favorite TV show as a kid?
Guilty pleasure song?
"Beautiful Soul" by Jesse McCartney
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Houlihan Provides Steady Presence
No stage seems to phase Maddie Houlihan. She stays calm and collected in even the biggest moments.
Dwyer's Wit Brings Gophers Together
Known by many as the funniest person on the team Dwyer has used her dry wit to ease tension and create team laughs on multiple occasions.
A True Softball Family: The Chells
It all started when a T-ball registration postcard showed up in the mail. Now the whole Chell family has a passion for baseball and softball.