bleedCrimson.net will be conducting weekly in-season interviews with Coach Rodolph as the Aggie softball team takes aim at a WAC title and their first trip to the NCAA tournament. The Aggies kick off the fall season on Saturday and we spoke with Coach Rodolph about her pitching staff and the Aggies' 2010 schedule
bleedCrimson.net: You kick off your fall season this weekend what will you be looking for from your team?
Kathy Rodolph: We have not had many days of team practice so it's definitely going to be a work in progress. With the restrictions by the NCAA on how many team days we can have versus individual skill development I think we've had five or six team practice days together so we're still gonna be ironing out the kinks. But it is a reward for how hard they've worked to get to play somebody other than themselves.
bc.net: You've got a pair of transfer pitchers coming in, both from Big XII schools which really speaks volumes about how far your program has come and where it's headed.
KR: They're two outstanding young ladies. One senior transfer from the University of Texas, Torrey Schroeder, is just a lot of fun to work with, very hard working individual. Definitely a good competitor and definitely looking forward to getting some significant innings in the circle and honestly being a leader to show how to stay calm in the middle of the storm. I'm expecting good things out of Torey.
Alex Villalobos is a junior transfer out of Oklahoma State. She played at Central Arizona Junior College her freshman year and then transferred to Oklahoma State. Alex is a really hard worker as well. We're looking for her to come in and give us a lot of depth and innings in the circle and just bring in that competitive fire. Both of those kids really like to work hard and I'm real excited about them. Continue Reading This Post >>