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.
Gophers Headed To Holiday Bowl
12/4/2016 - Football
Minnesota will play Washington State in the 2016 National Funding Holiday Bowl on Dec. 27, in San Diego, Calif. The 6 p.m. CT game will be played at Qualcomm Stadium and broadcast on ESPN.
NCAA Sets Regionals, Gophers Play Friday
12/4/2016 - W. Volleyball
Match and television/streaming times have been slated for the NCAA Division I Volleyball Regional Semifinals and Finals next weekend.
Gophers Settle for Big Ten Split
12/3/2016 - M. Ice Hockey
With two goals and an assist in the loss, Tyler Sheehy now leads Minnesota with nine goals and 20 points on the season.