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!
Gophers Win 19th Straight On Senior Day
4/29/2017 - Softball
The No. 4/5 University of Minnesota Gophers have won 19 straight games for the second time this season after a pair of run-rule victories over the Purdue Boilermakers this afternoon.
Gophers Tally 15 Top-10 Finishes at Drake
4/29/2017 - M. Track
Minnesota earned runner-up performances from All-American high jumper Ryan Lockard and the distance medley relay team of Derek Wiebke, Jackson Wellenstein, Mitch Hechsel and Shane Streich...
McKee Repeats as Junior National Champion
4/30/2017 - Wrestling
McKee’s second consecutive 60-kilogram title highlighted a strong weekend of competition for current Gophers at the UWW Junior National Championships in Las Vegas