Michelle Traen has been with the University of Minnesota since September of 2001. In her second year as the athletic communications contact for volleyball, as well as community relations, Traen has also been the sport contact for baseball, women's hockey, men's and women's swimming and diving, rowing and women's tennis teams.
A 2000 graduate of Minnesota State University, Mankato, Traen earned her bachelor of arts degree in mass communications with an emphasis in journalism and a minor in marketing. She was an undergraduate intern and a graduate assistant in the sports information department at MSU prior to her arrival at Minnesota.
Minnesota Downs NJIT, 74-68
12/6/2016 - M. Basketball
Akeem Springs came off the bench to score 19 points and Nate Mason added 18 for Minnesota, which came from behind in the second half and escaped with a 74-68 victory against NJIT.
Gophers' Win at New Mexico Is Stollings' 100th
12/6/2016 - W. Basketball
Minnesota was victorious 69-65 on the road in Marlene Stollings' 100th overall win as a head coach.
Gophers Gear Up for NCAA Regionals
12/6/2016 - W. Volleyball
Minnesota is set to host Missouri, North Carolina and UCLA in the NCAA Regionals this week.