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McDevitt helped develop Max Meyer, who was selected third overall in the 2020 MLB draft by the Miami Marlins.

Gopher baseball announces Ty McDevitt as new head coach

by Andrew Cornelius
Published May 22, 2024

The University of Minnesota announced Wednesday that Gophers pitching coach and player development coordinator Ty McDevitt will be the next head baseball coach.  McDevitt spent the past eight years...

Brinsmead spent 21 years as a coach before stepping down.

Rhyll Brinsmead retires from coaching women’s golf

by Champ Howard
Published May 9, 2024

University of Minnesota women’s golf coach Rhyll Brinsmead announced she is retiring at the end of the 2024 NCAA Championships.  After 21 years in coaching, Brinsmead said she wants to devote time...

Oakland set a program record with three home runs in a single game against Illinois on March 30.

Jess Oakland wins Big Ten softball player of the year

by Andrew Cornelius
Published May 8, 2024

The Big Ten Conference announced Wednesday that sophomore Jess Oakland won the conference’s softball player of the year award. The San Jose, California native led the conference in runs scored (68),...

The new gymnastics facility is set to be completed in January 2025.

New gymnastics facility to provide safe, efficient practices for athletes

by Alex Karwowski
Published April 30, 2024
Athletes Village will receive a new $15.5 million building in January 2025.
Rickey Foggie was a starting quarterback for the Gophers from 1984 to 1987.

Former Gophers on all sides of new Arena Football League

by Eitan Schoenberg
Published April 29, 2024
Rickey Foggie, Demry Croft and Lee Hutton are all in different roles within the renewed Arena Football League.
Conference and national meets are approaching at the end of April and the middle of May.

Minnesota’s Men’s Gymnastics vaults over adversity in dominant season

by Eitan Schoenberg
Published April 26, 2024
Minnesota Men’s Gymnastics is ranked number one in the nation in every event but was recently told their program has to find a new location to practice.
Isabella McCauley started Sunday in 18th place and shot a 64 (-8) to win the tournament.

Isabella McCauley wins Big Ten tournament on final day

by Andrew Cornelius
Published April 23, 2024
The Gophers women’s golf team finished ninth overall, shooting 884 (+20) over the weekend.
Delanie Cox hit her first career triple in the Gophers’ 9-6 win in Game 2 of the series vs. Rutgers on April 20.

Gophers softball enters small slump after homestand sweep

by Andrew Cornelius
Published April 21, 2024
Since sweeping Ohio State on April 6, Minnesota has lost six of their last eight games.
The Gophers men’s basketball team finished the season 19-15 while the women’s program went on a postseason run to finish 20-16.

Minnesota Gophers basketball player tracker

by Alex Karwowski and Champ Howard
Published April 21, 2024
A list of the 2023-24 Gophers basketball players, their stats, class and decisions for next season.
Gophers pitcher Sam Kennedy struck out a career-high seven batters in a career-high three scoreless innings on Wednesday.

Gopher baseball’s pitching staff looking to turn a corner

by Andrew Cornelius
Published April 18, 2024
Minnesota’s staff put the pieces together on Wednesday against South Dakota State in an 11-1 win.

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