Prior to arriving in the Twin Cities in February 2012, Slagle worked and studied at the University of Southern California (USC). He earned his Master's Degree in Education from USC in 2012 and spent several years working in their Student-athlete Academic Services and Athletic Marketing departments.
Slagle is a native of Chicago, Ill., and also has a bachelor's degree in Communication and Management from Saint John's University (Minnesota). Slagle is the Big Ten Conference's Representative to the National Association of Collegiate Marketing Administrators (NACMA) and serves as an adjunct professor of Sports Marketing at the University of Minnesota.
Defense Shines as Gophers Take Tournament Opener
5/23/2018 - Baseball
The No. 11-ranked Gopher Baseball team edged out Michigan State in the team’s Big Ten Tournament opener, 3-2, at T.D. Ameritrade Park in Omaha, Nebraska.
'U' Returns to West Coast for NCAA Prelims
5/23/2018 - M. Track & Field
The University of Minnesota men's track & field program returns to action this weekend, competing at the 2018 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field West Preliminary in Sacramento, Calif.
Latest APR Stats Shine Light on Gopher Success
5/23/2018 - General Release
Seven Gopher teams posted perfect multiyear scores in the NCAA’s latest Academic Progress Rate (APR) report as 15 Gopher teams post perfect single-year scores for the 2015-16...