Baseball report for Thursday, May 219, 2022, in west central Minnesota. Top-seeded Rochester beats Ridgewater 9-2 in St. Cloud. Ridgewater moves into the losers' bracket of the tournament and plays Central Lakes College on Friday.
The Warriors stay alive by winning two elimination games Saturday in St. Cloud. They beat Riverland 11-1 in five innings, then stunned Century 13-12 in 10 innings. The Super Regional begins Thursday in St. Cloud. At stake is a World Series berth.
In head coach P.J. Fleck’s six recruiting classes since taking over the program in 2017, the U has signed an average of 3.6 scholarship players from Minnesota, ranging from a high of five in 2017 to a low of two in 2021
Jennifer Flowers helped navigate the WCHA through the COVID-19 pandemic, expansion and the end of the men's WCHA. She also continued the league's winning tradition with back-to-back national championships, and worked to elevate the profiles of the league's student-athletes.