Justine Buerkle is an assistant director of athletic communications at the University of Minnesota. She handles media relations, social media andgophersports.comcontent for the Golden Gopher women's basketball and rowing teams.
Buerkle previously served as a student intern during her four years as a student at Minnesota. She also interned with the Minnesota Lynx public relations department during the 2012 season.
Buerkle is from Roseville, Minn., and graduated from the University of Minnesota in 2013 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Sport Management.
Gophers Headed To NFL
4/30/2016 - Football
The Gophers had two players - Eric Murray and De'Vondre Campbell - selected in the NFL Draft on Saturday.
Gophers Close out 2016 Spring Season
4/30/2016 - W. Volleyball
Minnesota hosted North Dakota State to close out the 2016 spring season, while the 2015 championship season was also honored.
Gophers Win Big on Senior Day
5/1/2016 - Softball
The No. 24/23 University of Minnesota Gophers completed the weekend sweep over the Maryland University Terrapins with a 9-0 victory this afternoon.