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 Beat Ohio State in Five-Set Thriller
11/25/2015 - W. Volleyball
Minnesota ended its regular home season in a five-set win over Ohio State, 25-27, 29-31, 25-17, 25-15, 15-9. The Gophers are now 25-4 overall and 17-2 in the Big Ten.
Watch Brick by Brick: "Border Battle"
11/25/2015 - Football
Look back at the win against Illinois and towards the Border Battle showdown Wisconsin in the latest episode.
Gophers Return to WCHA Action
11/23/2015 - W. Ice Hockey
Minnesota travels to Minnesota State for a league matchup this Friday and Saturday.