John Blackshear  
John Blackshear

Equipment Manager

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John "Jay-Bee" Blackshear serves as the Equipment Manger for the Golden Gopher Softball, Soccer, Track and Field, Men's Gymnastics, Men's Cross Country and Baseball programs. His duties also include co-managing the day-to-day equipment operations in the Bierman Building.

Well-known throughout the Twin Cities, Blackshear appears regularly on the KQRS Morning Show (92.5 FM), the Tom Barnard Podcast and the Bob and Mike Show on 105 the Ticket (105.1/105.3/105.7 FM).

A certified Athletic Equipment Manager since 2004, Blackshear earned his degree in Sociology with a minor in Coaching from the University of Minnesota in 1989.

Latest News

10/9/2015 - W. VolleyballGophers Earn Sweep on the Road
10/7/2015 - General ReleaseListen to This Week's Gopher Sports Podcast
10/6/2015 - FootballGame 6: Minnesota at Purdue
10/09/2015 - W. VolleyballGophers Match Moved to 8 p.m. Oct. 17
10/09/2015 - W. Cross CountryRace at Les Bolstad Course
10/09/2015 - BaseballAround the Bases with Troy Traxler
10/07/2015 - W. VolleyballGophers Set for Road Action
10/08/2015 - W. SwimmingGophers Host Gators