Year On Team: 4th Year
High School: Wayzata High School
Previous Dance Team: Wayzata Trojet Dance Team
Previous Studio: The Dance Shoppe
Favorite Style of Dance: Jazz and Lyrical
Favorite Place on Campus: 1301 Apartments
Favorite Sport to Watch / Cheer For: Football
What made you want to dance at the University of Minnesota?: How accomplished and determined the team has always been. Dancing has always been my passion, so I wanted to continue my love for dance and I couldn't think of a more perfect team to be a part of
When / where did you first start dancing?: I started dancing at The Dance Shoppe when I was 2 years old
What's something that most people don't know about you?: Out of the 3 kids in my family, we have all played for Team USA!
What non-dance accomplishment are you most proud of?: Being on the Dean's List all 3 years at the U of M thus far
What do you like to do when you aren't dancing?: When I am not dancing I enjoy taking and teaching yoga sculpt at CorePower Yoga, spending time with friends and family, and scrapbooking with all of the pictures I enjoy taking.
What is your favorite memory on this team?: Winning three Double National Championships! It is so rewarding and such an amazing accomplishment as a team
Do you have any tips for high school dancers who want to continue on in college?: Continue to work hard and never settle. The more you continue to push yourself to grow and improve, the more prepared you will be!
Player Profile: Jalen Myrick
8/24/2016 - Football
Though he is well-known for his speed and kick returning, Myrick is coming off one of his best season as a cover corner.
Gophers Set to Open 2016 Season
8/24/2016 - W. Volleyball
Minnesota opens the 2016 season in Palo Alto, Calif., and set to face San Diego and No. 11 Stanford.
Gophers to Host North Dakota, Eastern Michigan
8/24/2016 - W. Soccer
The No. 17 Golden Gophers will face North Dakota and Eastern Michigan this weekend.