The Dance Team had the opportunity to send three team members and Coach Amber Jackson to Mexico City
Year On Team: 4th Year
Major: Psychology and Physiology
High School: Wrightstown High School
Previous Dance Team: Wrightstown High School Dance Team
Previous Studio: Midwest Movement
Favorite Style of Dance: Jazz
Favorite Place on Campus: TCF Bank Stadium
Favorite Sport to Watch / Cheer For: Football and Basketball
What made you want to dance at the University of Minnesota?: UMDT's amazing legacy
When / where did you first start dancing?: I took my first ballet class when I was four years old
What's something that most people don't know about you?: I was on the golf team all through high school
What non-dance accomplishment are you most proud of?: Being able to graduate in four years with a double major while applying to medical schools this summer.
What do you like to do when you aren't dancing?: Watching Grey's Anatomy re-runs and take yoga sculpt classes at CorePower Yoga.
What is your favorite memory on this team?: Taking the nationals floor as defending National Champions for the second year in a row
Do you have any tips for high school dancers who want to continue on in college?: Take the chance and tryout. You never know what you can achieve if you never give yourself the opportunity to try.
Gophers Dominate In Home Opener
8/21/2017 - W. Soccer
The Minnesota Golden Gophers took down North Dakota State University in the home opener at Elizabeth Lyle Robbie Stadium 3-0 in front of 1,662 fans, the fourth most in program history.
Gopher Football Weekly Debuts August 28
8/21/2017 - Football
Gopher Football Weekly with P.J. Fleck will debut at 7 p.m. on Mon., Aug. 28 and will then air on Tuesday throughout the season.
Freshman Feature: Stephanie Samedy
8/21/2017 - W. Volleyball
Get to know one of our newest Gophers in Stephanie Samedy question/answer session.