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.
U Sends Eight To NFL In Last Three Drafts
5/2/2016 - Football
Minnesota has had eight players drafted in the last three years after having zero picks from 2011-13.
Houlihan, Groenewegen Receive B1G Awards
5/2/2016 - Softball
Maddie Houlihan has received her third Freshman of the Week honor, while Sara Groenewegen garnered her fifth Pitcher of the Week award.
Gophers Close out 2016 Spring Season
4/30/2016 - W. Volleyball
Minnesota hosted North Dakota State to close out the 2016 spring season, while the 2015 championship season was also honored.