Eli came to the University of Minnesota as a graduate assistant athletic trainer with the Baseball program in August 2013. Born and raised in Brookston, Indiana, he graduated from Purdue University with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology in May 2013. Eli gained as many experiences as possible during his time at Purdue as he traveled to China to study at the Beijing Sports University in the summer 2012. In the summer of 2011 Eli completed a pre-season internship with the Detroit Lions. He is pursuing a masters in Healthcare Administration.Clinical InterestsPitching Mechanics and Performance
Gophers Hand Out 10th-annual Golden Goldys
5/2/2016 - General Release
recognized both the athletic and academic achievements of its student-athletes at the 2016 Golden Goldys/Scholar Athlete banquet.
U Sends Eight To NFL In Last Three Drafts
5/2/2016 - Football
Minnesota has had eight players drafted in the last three years after having zero picks from 2011-13.
Houlihan, Groenewegen Receive B1G Awards
5/2/2016 - Softball
Maddie Houlihan has received her third Freshman of the Week honor, while Sara Groenewegen garnered her fifth Pitcher of the Week award.