A dream come true
“We’re excited to see her start her journey into professional baseball,” Minicozzi added.
Asked during college to write down a dream, Hopkins had shirked listing professional baseball as a realistic target.
“I was going to put down professional baseball player, but I actually didn’t because I was like ‘That’s never gonna happen,’ but I guess here we are today making a dream come alive.”
The Genomes are slated to play their first home match of the season against the team they share Wild Health Field with, the Lexington Legends, on July 4.