Justine Buerkle is an assistant director of athletic communications at the University of Minnesota. She handles media relations, social media and gophersports.com content for the Golden Gopher women's basketball, swimming & diving and men's golf 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.
Live: Gophers vs. Hoosiers
5/24/2017 - Baseball
The University of Minnesota plays Indiana in the first round of the Big Ten Tournament Wednesday at 9 a.m. central time.
Gophers Announce 2017 Schedule
5/24/2017 - W. Soccer
Minnesota has announced its 2017 schedule, which includes two exhibition games, seven non-conference matches and 11 Big Ten Conference games.
Athlon Recognizes Eight Gophers
5/24/2017 - Football
Annual magazine prediction tabs eight Gophers as All-Big Ten players. Carpenter named first team, while Richardson, Santoso and Smith receive second-team honors.