Year on Team: 4th year
Major: Elementary Education
High School: Wayzata High School
Previous Dance Team: Wayzata Trojet Dance Team
Previous Studio: Summit Dance Shoppe
Favorite style of dance: Jazz
Favorite place on campus: TCF Bank Stadium
Favorite sport to watch/cheer for: Football and Basketball
What made you want to dance at the University of Minnesota? UMDT has always inspired me as a dancer and the team has challenged me.
When/Where did you first start dancing? I started dancing at the Dance Shoppe when I was 2.
What's something that most people don't know about you? I am a twin and am the shortest on the team!
What non-dance accomplishment are you most proud of? I am proud of getting accepted into the Elementary Education Foundations Program.
What do you like to do when you aren't dancing? I like to go to yoga, hang out with friends and family and watch movies!
What is your favorite memory on this team: My favorite memory is winning 6 national championships.
Do you have any tips for high school dancers who want to continue on in college? Come to our clinics!
Gophers Sweep Nebraska, Move To 28-2
3/26/2017 - Softball
The No. 8/8 University of Minnesota Gophers completed the weekend sweep over the Nebraska Cornhuskers with an 8-1 victory this afternoon.
Ali, Plasencia Rep `U' At World XC
3/26/2017 - M. Track
Ali finished 52nd overall in the men's U20 race, clocking a time of 26:14 for the eight-kilometer race at the Kololo Independence Grounds.
Warm-Up Lap: Q&A with Taylor Wiebke
3/27/2017 - W. Track
Catch up with Gophers sophomore high jumper Taylor Wiebke after she earned Big Ten Field Athlete of the Week honors.