(Mankato, MN)--On Wednesday, January 25 the MoonDogs received word that Ryan Hedwall, an intern for the 2005 season, had accepted a position as the head athletic trainer for the Elizabethton Twins, the rookie league affiliate of the Minnesota Twins.
Hedwall is finishing graduate school at MSU this year where he is obtaining his masters degree in Sports Administration while also serving as a trainer for MSU.
was elated at the opportunity to join a major league franchise.
Having already spent one other summer in minor league baseball where he
worked as part of the medical staff at the Epicenter
, which is the home of the Rancho Cucamonga Quakes, Hedwall
knew this was a great opportunity for him to begin his
career as an athletic trainer.
"I cant wait to get down there and start, Hedwall