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I do hope they give him a chance to coach at the D-I level. Schools sometimes "upgrade" their staffs when they make the move.
if you believe talk around town, he has had a number of opportunities to coach at the D-I level in the past, but hasn't wanted to. will be interesting to see what happens.
 

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Emma Burns is no longer on the roster. She is in the transfer portal.
 

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Emma Burns is no longer on the roster. She is in the transfer portal.
This marks the 2nd straight year that the starting catcher is transferring.

I know the skill level of the players are different, but still...
 

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She was converted to the catcher position and did a great job. Two catchers remain on the roster and another will sign next week. Best wishes to her.
 

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The player committed to MN that should be signing on Wednesday is Sarah Kinch a catcher from CA.
 

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The player committed to MN that should be signing on Wednesday is Sarah Kinch a catcher from CA.
Maybe Sarah Kinch is even better than either Lindaman or Burns? I have a feeling MN's coach knows what she's doing.
 

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Seems like a rather curious decision, figured she enjoyed the school unless a certain someone is also transferring or Emma is just staying fairly local.
 

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Seems like a rather curious decision, figured she enjoyed the school unless a certain someone is also transferring or Emma is just staying fairly local.
Who would that certain someone be? :confused:
 

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Josey White and Olivia Peterson. Of course, there's always a chance another player could be converted to the position.
 

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6 new commits but no pitchers, Sarah Houlihan committed to St Thomas
 

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Another commit, P/CF Ansleigh Hollifield from GA. Flip from Kennesaw State, looks like she hits pretty well, would be nice to have a non-flex pitcher occasionally.
 

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Another commit, P/CF Ansleigh Hollifield from GA. Flip from Kennesaw State, looks like she hits pretty well, would be nice to have a non-flex pitcher occasionally.
Is she arriving for the 2020 season? Or 2021?
 

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1) Great schedule. They'll have plenty of opportunity for top 25 wins.
2) The Gophs actually play Michigan this year!
3) I plan on spending time not far from Waco in Feb so hoping to be at the Baylor tourney!

 

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I bet family members of the team are booking Hawaii trips right now. Awesome opportunity.
 

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I bet family members of the team are booking Hawaii trips right now. Awesome opportunity.
Edit add: I just took a closer look at the conference slate. Whew! Someone must have made the conference scheduler mad. At Ohio State. At Michigan. At Indiana. At Northwestern.
 

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I just missed out. We will be leaving Hawaii end of Feb. I will be in the LA area for the UCLA match. I will be checking that out.
 

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Add one more signee for 2020 - Chloe Evans from Seymour, WI. She is a catcher. Sounds like a great get for the Gophers.
 

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Add one more signee for 2020 - Chloe Evans from Seymour, WI. She is a catcher. Sounds like a great get for the Gophers.
To be specific, does that mean she'll be on the roster this spring season, beginning Febr. 2020?
 
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