10 Paige Palkovich  
Paige Palkovich

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Apple Valley, Minn.

High School:
Eastview HS

Position:
Utility

B/T:
R/R


04/12/2014

Gophers Bounce Back With 13-5 Win

No. 14 Minnesota improved to 31-6 with a 13-5, run-rule victory over No. 23/25 Northwestern

04/08/2014

Gophers Seal Fourth-Straight 30-Win Season

No. 14 Minnesota swept Iowa by 2-0 and 7-0 scores Tuesday

03/28/2014

Gophers Power Way to 8-3 Win Over Illinois

No. 15 Minnesota hit five homers to improve to 25-4 on the season

03/28/2014

Gophers Power Way to 8-3 Win Over Illinois

No. 15 Minnesota hit five homers to improve to 25-4 on the season

02/21/2014

Moulton One-Hits Colonials, Gophers Win

Minnesota improved to 9-1 with a 3-0 win over George Washington Friday

02/18/2013

Palkovich Game-Winning Blast

Paige Palkovich hit a two-run home run to break a 1-1 tie in the sixth inning of a 3-1 win vs. UNI.

2014 Stats | Photo Gallery

2013 FRESHMAN SEASON:
Played in 50 games, with 42 starts, mainly at first base • batted .189 on the season • was hit by pitch 12 times, the most on the team • hit two triples, tied for the team lead • tallied seven doubles on the season • hit an RBI triple at UNLV (Feb. 10) • went 2-for-3 with a solo HR vs. Illinois State (Feb. 15) • tripled and scored a run vs. Northern Iowa (Feb. 16) • hit a game-winning two-run home run in the second game that day • batted 2-for-4 with two runs, two RBI and a HR at Northwestern (March 30) • went 2-for-3 with two doubles, two runs and two RBI at Iowa State (April 24, game 1).

HIGH SCHOOL:
A 2012 graduate of Eastview High School • earned all-conference honors three times • batted .436 with a .536 on base percentage as a senior • batted .700 during the Section 3AAA tournament • in addition to playing shortstop, she pitched, and had four wins and three saves • four-time academic letter honoree • captain of both the softball and basketball teams.

PERSONAL:
The daughter of Mark Palkovich and Mary Palkovich.