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.
Gophers Add Five More for 2017-18
4/25/2017 - W. Track
Minnesota's newcomers for next season total 15 new student-athletes joining the Maroon & Gold.
Golden Goldys Set for Monday, May 1
4/25/2017 - Student-Athlete Affairs
University of Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletics will hold the 11-annual Golden Goldys, a student-athlete awards gala, at TCF Bank Stadium, Monday, May 1.
Groenewegen Taken Second In NPF Draft
4/24/2017 - Softball
Sara Groenewegen was selected as the () overall pick by the () in the National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) College Draft on Monday evening.