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Who is the Wright choice for Bulldogs?

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webmaster | 05/09/12

Margie Wright is hanging it up. We knew it was coming, but we still were not prepared for it.

With her at the helm of the Bulldog softball program, it was like knowing the Christmas tree would always be there with presents underneath. But with her departure, we find ourselves wondering if this will now be replaced by a stocking filled with coal.

Unless athletic director Thomas Boeh and university president John Welty put aside their differences with Wright and make the choice that is best for the program, that’s just what we might get.

After 27 seasons orchestrating the Fresno State softball program, the 59-year-old architect of one of the most successful teams in the history of college athletics will no longer be a fixture at Bulldog Diamond...


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