YEAR ON TEAM: 4th
MAJOR: Animal Science
HIGH SCHOOL: Osseo High School
PREVIOUS SKATING CLUB: Three Rivers FSC
FAVORITE SKATING MOVE: Butterfly
FAVORITE PLACE ON CAMPUS: St. Paul Campus
FAVORITE SPORT TO WATCH: Hockey
WHAT MADE YOU WANT TO SKATE AT THE UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA? To be part of the Gopher Hockey atmosphere and to keep skating in college
WHEN/WHERE DID YOU FIRST START SKATING? Maple Grove Community Center when I was 9 years old
WHAT'S SOMETHING MOST PEOPLE DON'T KNOW ABOUT YOU? My favorite animal is a giraffe
WHAT NON-SKATING ACCOMPLISHMENT ARE YOU MOST PROUD OF? I am interning at the Minnesota Zoo with the Marine Mammal staff summer of 2012
WHAT DO YOU LIKE TO DO WHEN YOU'RE NOT SKATING? Snowboarding, horseback riding, scuba diving, and rock climbing
WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE MEMORY ON THIS TEAM? Cheering at the Frozen Four in Tampa
WHAT ARE YOU LOOKING FORWARD TO ON THIS TEAM? Getting to know the girls on the team and cheering on the Gopher Hockey team
DO YOU HAVE ANY TIPS FOR HIGH SCHOOL SKATERS/CHEERLEADERS WHO WANT TO CONTINUE IN COLLEGE? Keep it fun!
Around the Rink: Vinni Lettieri
12/5/2016 - M. Ice Hockey
A native of Excelsior, Minn., Lettieri ranks second on the Gophers with 14 points (six goals, eight assists) in 14 games this season.
Gophers Headed To Holiday Bowl
12/4/2016 - Football
Minnesota will play Washington State in the 2016 National Funding Holiday Bowl on Dec. 27, in San Diego, Calif. The 6 p.m. CT game will be played at Qualcomm Stadium and broadcast on ESPN.
NCAA Sets Regionals, Gophers Play Friday
12/4/2016 - W. Volleyball
Match and television/streaming times have been slated for the NCAA Division I Volleyball Regional Semifinals and Finals next weekend.