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Lindsay Whalen keeps mining for (maroon) and gold here at home.

The Gophers women’s basketball coach added a fourth home-grown member to her 2022 recruiting class with Amaya Battle’s announcement in Instagram that she had chosen the Gophers.

Battled posted a picture of herself in a Gophers uniform, with the message: “Committed.”

Battle is a star guard at Hopkins; her brother, Jamison, recently transferred to the Gophers men’s team from George Washington.

This gives Whalen a very strong, local 2022 class that also includes Chaska forward Mallory Heyer, Wayzata guard Mara Braun and Eden Prairie forward Nia Holloway.

Heyer, Braun and Battle are all ranked in the top 100 in the 2022 class by ESPN. This spring, the Star Tribune named Braun and Heyer to its All-Metro first team. Battle was part of the second team.