Jack Warrick


Gophers go 1-2 in DQ Classic

Minnesota (8-4) beat Arizona (5-6) in the first game by a score of 3-2 in 12 innings, lost to Washington (6-4) by a score of 6-4 in the 10th inning on Saturday night, and against No. 11 UCLA (9-2) the Gophers let the Bruins run away with the final game of the weekend, losing 6-1. 

Eli Wilson carries on family name behind the plate

Gophers catcher Dan Wilson was an All-American and first round draft pick in 1990. Now, there is another Wilson behind the plate for Minnesota, but this time it's Eli. Gophers sophomore Eli Wilson, Dan's son, has started the season off with the best batting average on the team through the first eight games. He has a .471 average with 17 at bats and eight hits.

Gophers bats come alive on road trip

Minnesota went 3-0 at the Snowbird Classic, beating three other northern teams who went south for the weekend — Boston College, Chicago College and Mount St. Mary's by a combined score of 46-11, in Port Charlotte, Florida. 

Micah Coffey returns as leader after missing out on MLB Draft

Multiple outlets projected senior Micah Coffey as a possible late-round draft pick in the 2017 MLB Draft after three seasons of playing infield for the Gophers, and being named All-Big Ten Second Team two years in a row. Coffey, however, didn’t hear his name called by the end of the draft. He comes back to college this season, after he batted .340 in 2017.