Kate Bockenstedt has been with University of Minnesota Athletics since 1995 and serves as the Gophers' women's hockey equipment manager. In addition to her duties with the hockey program, she also coordinates the equipment needs for the men's and women's tennis programs. Bockenstedt has also served as the equipment manager for various USA Hockey functions, including the 2008 World Championships.
Prior to her arrival at the U of M, Bockenstedt was the manager of the Hockeygiant.com Superstore in Blaine, Minn.
A four year letter-winner in hockey with Concordia College, Bockenstedt graduated with a degree in 2003, double majoring in history and exercise science. Kate and her husband, Mitch, reside in Jordan.
Game 1: Oregon State at Minnesota
8/29/2016 - Football
Minnesota kicks off the 2016 season at 8 p.m. on Thursday against Oregon State. The game can be seen on Big Ten Network and heard on KOOL 108.
Gophers Add Julie Manning to Leadership Team
8/29/2016 - General Release
Manning, as executive associate athletics director, will also take on the role of senior woman administrator within the University's athletics department
Big Ten's 2016-17 Schedule Announced
8/29/2016 - W. Basketball
The Gophers will open conference play at Ohio State Dec. 28 before hosting Maryland on New Year's Day.