Year on Team: 4th year
High School: St. Anthony High School
Previous Studio: Larkin Dance Studio
Favorite style of dance: Jazz
Favorite place on campus: TCF Bank Stadium
Favorite sport to watch/cheer for: Basketball
What made you want to dance at the University of Minnesota? I have loved watching Gopher sports throughout my life and I love being a part of a great University.
When/Where did you first start dancing? I first started dancing in 3rd grade at Larkin Dance Studio.
What's something that most people don't know about you? I played basketball throughout high school.
What non-dance accomplishment are you most proud of? Managing school, dance and a job.
What do you like to do when you aren't dancing? I enjoy spending time with my family and friends.
What is your favorite memory on this team: My favorite memory is winning my 3rd national title last January.
Do you have any tips for high school dancers who want to continue on in college? Work hard in the off-season and never give up.
Top Ten 2015-16: Clutch Moments
7/22/2016 - General Release
Everybody loves Top 10 lists, so Gopher Sports is making 10 of them this summer! Re-live 10 different "Top 10" countdown lists from the 2015-16 Gopher Sports season.
Wright Places 11th at World Juniors
7/23/2016 - W. Track
Shanique Wright represented Jamaica in the triple jump at the IAAF World U20 Championships this weekend.
Meet The Newcomers: Thomas Barber
7/22/2016 - Football
This season, there is another Barber on campus, as freshman linebacker Thomas Barber will don the Maroon and Gold in the fall.