Gopher Sports Update talks Golden Gopher Women’s Basketball with a good friend of the show, Minnesota Assistant Coach Kelly Roysland.
Gopher Sports update goes beyond the scores and brings listeners un-paralleled access, conversations and profiles of Golden Gopher student athletes, coaches, administrators and alumni.
The 2013 MLB Draft saw a trio of Golden Gopher pitchers be selected! This week on Gopher Sports Update hear from two of the three. Tom Windle, who was selected in the 2nd Round by the Los Angeles Dodgers & DJ Snelten who was picked in the 9th round by the defending World Series Champion San Francisco Giants.
The 2013 NCAA Women’s Track and Field Championships are this upcoming weekend in Eugene, Oregon. Gopher runner Laura Docherty will be there! Hear from Laura on Gopher Sports Update this week!
Also, we take you to the hardwood at the Target Center to check in with former Gopher Rodney Williams as he chases his dream of being drafted in the upcoming NBA Draft.
Gopher Sports Update reflects on the 2012-2013 athletic calendar with a top 10 list of moments that shaped ’12-13 in University of Minnesota Athletics!
This week, Gopher Sports Update takes you inside Gopher baseball practice at Siebert Field to preview the 2013 Big Ten Baseball Tournament being held at Target Field May 22nd-25th. Hear from Catcher Matt Halloran, Catcher/Outfielder Kurt Schlangen, Pitcher DJ Snelten & Head Coach John Anderson.
Minnesota Softball is heading to the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2003! Hear about the great accomplishment with U Softball Head Coach Jessica Allister.
Plus, Gopher Sports Update brings you a look around a busy week in gopher sports as we check up on Men’s Tennis, Men’s Track and Field & Baseball with Minnesota pitcher Alec Crawford. Also, a look at the Facility Use Agreement struck between the Minnesota Vikings and the University of Minnesota that will bring NFL football to TCF Bank Stadium in 2014 and 2015.
Minnesota Men’s Tennis is off to the NCAA Tournament for the 5th straight season! Hear from their Head Coach Geoff Young!
Also, the MInnesota Lynx of the WNBA have started mini camp practices as they try to reach the WNBA Finals for the 3rd straight season. This year the team looks awfully familiar to Gopher Sports Update! Lindsay Whalen and Janel McCarville are back together on the hardwood! Hear from Lindsay, Janel and Lynx Head Coach Cheryl Reeve.
This week Gopher Sports Update takes you on the tennis court & the golf course!
Talk Women’s tennis with Head Coach Chuck Merzbacher as we wrap up the Big Ten Women’s Tennis Tournament. Then, we head to the fairway with Men’s Head Coach John Carlson to recap the 2013 Men’s Golf Big Ten Championships that saw Minnesota finish runner-up!
This week, Minnesota Volleyball Head Coach Hugh McCutcheon joins the show to recap the spring volleyball season and look ahead to the fall!
Also we preview a busy upcoming weekend on the gopher sports calendar!
Apr 15 Women’s Gymnastics Heads to Hollywood & Gopher Women’s Hockey National Champions Day in Minnesota
This week Gopher Sports Update brings you closer to a pair of womens programs at the U. Women’s Gymnastics is having a remarkable season and is heading to the NCAA finals for the first time since 2002! Hear from Head Coach Meg Stephenson! Also after their historic 2012-2013 undefeated National championship run Gopher Sports Update takes you inside Ridder Arena as April 15th, 2013 is declared “Gopher Women’s Hockey National Champions Day” in Minnesota!