Photo Gallery: Softball Team Honors Historic 1982 Team and Retires Linda (Pagett) Young's No. 11 Jersey
1982 Softball Team
Members of the 1982 Central Michigan softball team that finished fourth at the AIAW National Championships gathered at Margo Jonker Stadium on May 2 as the team commemorated their achievements and retired the jersey number of that team's ace pitcher, Linda (Pagett) Young.
By Robert Barclay/CMU
1982 Softball Team Ceremony
CMU head coach Margo Jonker presents each member of the historic 1982 squad with a framed team photo from that season before the Chippewas played the Toledo Rockets.
By Robert Barclay/CMU
Pagett Ceremony
Pagett waves to the crowd after being presented with her framed jersey.
By Robert Barclay/CMU
Pagett Ceremony
Pagett speaks to the crowd and talks about the softball team's magical 1982 season.
By Robert Barclay/CMU
Pagett Ceremony
CMU Athletics Director Dave Heeke, Senior Associate Athletics Director Marcy Weston and CMU head softball coach Margo Jonker present Pagett with her framed No. 11 jersey.
By Robert Barclay/CMU
Linda Pagett and her family
Linda (Pagett) Young and members of her family pose for a photo in front of her retired jersey number on the left centerfield wall at Margo Jonker Stadium.
By Robert Barclay/CMU
Pagett Ceremony
Pagett and her teammates from the prestigious 1982 team take a moment for a photo in front of Pagett's display.
By Robert Barclay/CMU
Pagett Ceremony
Pagett, her family and members of CMU's athletics department pose in front of the left centerfield wall where Pagett's number and photo are on display.
By Robert Barclay/CMU
Pagett Ceremony
In addition to the 1982 team, several alums from the softball program came to Margo Jonker Stadium for the ceremony on May 2.
By Robert Barclay/CMU
Pagett Ceremony
1982 softball team member Terri McFarland performs the Star Spangled Banner before CMU's game against Toledo.
By Robert Barclay/CMU
Pagett Ceremony
Linda (Pagett) Young throws out the ceremonial first pitch before the Chippewas' contest against the Rockets on May 2.
By Robert Barclay/CMU
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