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.
Player Profile: Jalen Myrick
8/24/2016 - Football
Though he is well-known for his speed and kick returning, Myrick is coming off one of his best season as a cover corner.
Gophers Set to Open 2016 Season
8/24/2016 - W. Volleyball
Minnesota opens the 2016 season in Palo Alto, Calif., and set to face San Diego and No. 11 Stanford.
Gophers to Host North Dakota, Eastern Michigan
8/24/2016 - W. Soccer
The No. 17 Golden Gophers will face North Dakota and Eastern Michigan this weekend.