Kileigh Carpenter joined the athletic department as the social media manager on May 30, 2017. Carpenter, who is a Minnesota alum, will work closely with communications, marketing, ticket office, event management, administration and Gopher Sports Properties to ensure that the department’s social media demands are met.
Carpenter returns to her alma mater after working as the social media strategist for Jostens. Prior to Jostens, she was the assistant director of digital and social communications at Northwestern and was previously an assistant director of ticket operations for the Wildcats.
During her time as a student at Minnesota, Carpenter worked in the ticket office, marketing department and the Golden Gopher Fund. She has also spent time working in the ticket offices of Minnesota Vikings and Minnesota Timberwolves.
Gophers Drop Border Battle to Wisconsin in OT, 73-63
2/19/2018 - M. Basketball
Brevin Pritzl scored 20 points, including two 3s in overtime, and Ethan Happ led a defensive resurgence in the extra period to help Wisconsin beat Minnesota 73-63 in overtime on Monday...
Game Preview: Gophers vs. Indiana
2/19/2018 - W. Basketball
Minnesota concludes its four-game homestand Tuesday night as Indiana visits Williams Arena at 7 p.m.
Olympic Gophers Update: Feb. 19
2/19/2018 - W. Ice Hockey
Six Gopher Olympians will play for gold when the United States and Canada meet in the Olympic final on Wednesday night.