Year on Team: 4th year
Major: Strategic Communications
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: Basketball
What made you want to dance at the University of Minnesota? My parents and siblings all attended the U of M and I looked up to the University of Minnesota dancers my whole life!
When/Where did you first start dancing? I started dancing at The Dance Shoppe when I was 2 years old.
What's something that most people don't know about you? I have an identical twin sister that is also on the team!
What non-dance accomplishment are you most proud of? I am proud of making the Dean's list last semester!
What do you like to do when you aren't dancing? I enjoy hanging out with my friends and family, going to my cabin and going to yoga sculpt!
What is your favorite memory on this team: My favorite memory was winning a total of 6 national championships!
Do you have any tips for high school dancers who want to continue on in college? Some tips for dancers that want to continue dancing in college would be attending our college prep clinics! Keep working hard and be yourself!
Gophers SB Live: Minnesota vs. Purdue
4/29/2017 - General Release
Live updates from the Gophers first game against Purdue.
Gophers Earn Two Titles at Simpson College
4/28/2017 - W. Track
Members of Minnesota's distance corps raced at the Kip Janvrin Open hosted by Simpson College Friday night.
Macken, Groenewegen Come Up Big
4/28/2017 - Softball
Sam Macken and Sara Groenewegen have had big time careers for the Gophers and kicked off senior weekend with great performances in an 8-0 victory over Purdue.