LSU coach Paul Mainieri celebrates the 2009 College World Series title with his parents, Rosetta and Demie (LSU Athletics)

SHARE

Demie Mainieri Leaves Rich, Lasting Legacy

Want to get in-depth coverage? Subscribe to D1Baseball


SEE ALSO: Top 25 Rankings | Rogers Rewind| Latest RPI


 

Paul Mainieri choked back the tears as he spoke to a reporter this past Friday, just hours before a 1-0 win over the Georgia Bulldogs.

“I’ve been getting better,” said Mainieri, his voice cracking.

Mainieri, LSU’s head coach and the man who directed the Tigers to the 2009 national championship, lost his father, Demie “Doc” Mainieri on March 13.

Demie[…]

SHARE

FILED UNDER , ,