Sophomore Eric Schierhorn of the Gophers was among 20 netminders named to the Mike Richter Award watch list, which annually honors the nation's top goalie.

Michael Bitzer of Bemidji State, Cole Huggins of Minnesota State Mankato and Cam Johnson of North Dakota also made the list.


• Sophomore Taylor Chell hit a grand slam in the sixth inning to lead the Gophers to a 4-0 softball victory over Concordia (St. Paul) on Friday in the first game of a doubleheader at Cowles Stadium. Kendyl Lindaman had three hits, including a homer, as Minnesota won the second game 8-0 in six innings.

• Juniors Felix Corwin and Matic Spec of the Gophers defeated Antonio Cembellin and Raheel Manji of Indiana 7-5, 6-2 in the first round of consolation play at the ITA Men's All-American Championships in Tulsa, Okla.

• Eagan (19-0) is No. 3 in's national prep rankings.

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