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Insider : LSU's Beth Torina Interview

LSU Softball Head Coach Beth Torinais bringing her 11th ranked LSU Tigers to her hometown of Orlando this weekendas the Tigers will participate at Disney Wide World of Sports Softball Tournament.

LSU will face 10th ranked Oregon in a showdown between Pac 12 and SEC on Friday. other key games this weekend including LSU playing number 14 ranked Michigan on Saturday and 15th ranked Louisville on Sunday.

Torina went to high school at Dr Phillips and was a star pitcher at University of Florida where she was a member of the 1998 Southeastern Conference regular season championship team as the squad's top pitcher. Torina led LSU to the Women's College World Series in her first season as Tigers Head Coach last season.

The Orlando native talks aboutcoaching softball in college level and in the pro level where she coaches in Orlandowith USSSA Pride. Torina talks about her star pitcher Rachele Fico and what former National Champion andPlayer of Year Pitcher did Torina compare Fico to?

Torina also discusses the growth of the sport especially in the SEC over the years as welland more.

Beth Torina :

Torina Coaching Career :

1997-2000 University of Florida pitcher 1998 SEC Championship Team

2000-02 Stetson University Assistant Coach 2001 Atlantic Sun Regular Season Champions

2003-07 University of Houston Assistant Coach Two NCAA Regionals, 2007 Conference USA Champions

2008-11 Florida International University Head Coach 2010 NCAA Regionals

2012 LSU Head Coach 2012 Women's College World Series

To Follow Torina and LSU Tigers all season long go to LSUSports.Net

Eric Lopez is the producer of The David Baumann Show whichcomes to you live Monday through Friday 6-9am from the Culpepper Kurland Sports Talk 1080 Studios in Orlando. Lopez also host the SportstalkFlorida 1080 Insiders Show Sundays from 10-11am.

Eric Lopez @EricLopezELO





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