University of Miami head baseball coach Gino DiMare heads into his first season at the helm of the 2019 team at Alex Rodriguez Park at Mark Light Field. He is shown here on Feb. 5, 2019.
University of Miami head baseball coach Gino DiMare heads into his first season at the helm of the 2019 team at Alex Rodriguez Park at Mark Light Field. He is shown here on Feb. 5, 2019. PATRICK FARRELL pfarrell@miamiherald.com
University of Miami head baseball coach Gino DiMare heads into his first season at the helm of the 2019 team at Alex Rodriguez Park at Mark Light Field. He is shown here on Feb. 5, 2019. PATRICK FARRELL pfarrell@miamiherald.com

Miami Herald sports writer Susan Miller Degnan has been the Miami Hurricanes football beat writer since 2000, the season before the Canes won it all. She has won several APSE national writing awards and has covered everything from Canes baseball to the College Football Playoff to major marathons to the Olympics.