Sara Wiley joined the University of Minnesota staff in 1993. She is the strength and conditioning coach for the women's basketball team, softball, swimming, rowing and volleyball teams.
A member of the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA), Wiley came to Minnesota from Wisconsin-La Crosse, where she earned her master's degree in human performance. Before arriving at La Crosse, Wiley earned a bachelor's degree in exercise science at Evansville and was a member of the Purple Aces softball team.
In July of 2008, Wiley was honored as the 2007-08 National Strength Coach of the Year by the NSCA. She is just the second woman in the 40-year history of the NSCA to win the award.
Volleyball Pick-Your-Packs Available July 25
7/20/2017 - W. Volleyball
The Gopher Volleyball team is offering a three-match Pick Your Pack option for just $30.
Being P.J. Fleck Debuts On Aug. 2 On ESPNU
7/20/2017 - Football
Football coach P.J. Fleck will be featured in a four-part series on ESPNU that chronicles Fleck’s first couple months of leading the Gophers.
Gophers Add Alicia Hicken-Franklin to Staff
7/20/2017 - M. Swimming
Former Gopher swimmer Alicia Hicken-Franklin joins coaching staff as Associate Head Coach for men's and women's swimming and diving.