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!
Banham Ties NCAA Record in 2OT Win
2/7/2016 - W. Basketball
Rachel Banham's 60 points shattered the Big Ten record and lifted Minnesota to a 112-106 win at Northwestern
Gophers Take Border Battle Over Badgers
2/7/2016 - Wrestling
A tech fall by Brett Pfarr at 197 pounds provides the needed bonus points in a 17-16 win
Gopher Volleyball Holds Annual Banquet
2/7/2016 - W. Volleyball
Minnesota capped off the 2015 season with its annual end-of-the-year banquet Saturday, Feb. 6, at TCF Bank Stadium.