Head coach: Stacey Patterson, second season
2012 record: 5-18 (4-10 Northeast)
Returning letter winners (starters): Six (Six)
Top players: OF Imani Kroon (Sr.), C/IF Sydni Beuchat (Sr.), UTL Natalie Sharp (Jr.)
Outlook: The Miners bring six starters back and should be a bit further along in Patterson’s second season at the helm.
Kroon and Beuchat will anchor the defense. Sharp hit .378 with a .410 on base percentage last year.