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.
Wagner Breaks Into Lineup
Dani Wagner is having a breakout season so far in her third go-around donning the Maroon and Gold.
Lindaman, Groenewegen Honored By B1G
The Gophers took home a pair of B1G weekly awards this week with Sara Groenewegen earning Pitcher of the Week and Kendyl Lindaman earning Co-Freshman of the Week honors.
Gophers Off To Program Best Start
The No. 13/13 University of Minnesota Gophers are off to their best start in program history after beating North Carolina State 7-1 to move to 9-0 on the season.