The Dance Team had the opportunity to send three team members and Coach Amber Jackson to Mexico City
Year On Team: 4th Year
Major: Elementary Education
High School: Wayzata High School
Previous Dance Team: Wayzata Dance Team
Previous Studio: Summit Dance Shoppe
Favorite Style of Dance: Jazz
Favorite Place on Campus: Dinkytown
Favorite Sport to Watch / Cheer For: Basketball
What made you want to dance at the University of Minnesota?: The pride and spirit of MINNESOTA!
When / where did you first start dancing?: 3 years old at The Dance Shoppe
What's something that most people don't know about you?: Working with under privileged students when volunteering in elementary schools
What non-dance accomplishment are you most proud of?: Being on the Dean's List
What do you like to do when you aren't dancing?: Spending time with family and friends
What is your favorite memory on this team?: Winning a Double National Championship!!
Do you have any tips for high school dancers who want to continue on in college?: Give 100% in everything you do!
Top Ten 2015-16: Clutch Moments
7/22/2016 - General Release
Everybody loves Top 10 lists, so Gopher Sports is making 10 of them this summer! Re-live 10 different "Top 10" countdown lists from the 2015-16 Gopher Sports season.
Wright Places 11th at World Juniors
7/23/2016 - W. Track
Shanique Wright represented Jamaica in the triple jump at the IAAF World U20 Championships this weekend.
Meet The Newcomers: Thomas Barber
7/22/2016 - Football
This season, there is another Barber on campus, as freshman linebacker Thomas Barber will don the Maroon and Gold in the fall.