April 23, 2014
MINNEAPOLIS – The No. 12/13 Minnesota softball team’s doubleheader against North Dakota Wednesday has been canceled due to inclement weather and will not be made up. The meeting between the teams would have been the first since 1978.
The Gophers will pick up play when they host Big Ten foe Penn State Jane Sage Cowles Stadium at 6 p.m. Friday, 3:05 p.m. Saturday, and 1 p.m. Sunday. Saturday’s game will air live on the Big Ten Network.
Minnesota’s home schedule concludes next Wednesday with a doubleheader against North Dakota State that begins at 2 p.m.
Entering the weekend, the Gophers have a 33-8 record with an 11-5 mark in Big Ten play.
Allister Departing Minnesota for Stanford
Jessica Allister is leaving her position as the head coach of Golden Gopher softball to take the same position at her alma mater, Stanford.
Gophers Add Transfer Pitcher Sydney Smith
University of Minnesota head softball coach Jessica Allister announced Wednesday the addition of pitcher Sydney Smith.
Lindaman Named Top Catcher In The NCAA
Kendyl Lindaman has been named the Division I NFCA Sports Diamond Catcher of the Year.