Goaner Deng, Gian Ferretti and Luke Johnson advanced to the NCAA championships next month in Eugene, Ore.
Fifteen Gophers will be in NCAA regional action this weekend at Mike A. Myers Stadium in Austin, Texas.
The Gophers now have 20 Academic All-District honorees including Bartnik, Jennings, Ferretti and Wieland.
Mike A. Myers Stadium in Austin, Texas hosts this year's NCAA West Regional.
The Gophers combined for 38 points through the first two days of competition, trailing meet-leading Nebraska by just six points.
Bartnik's Personal Records
2015 | JUNIOR SEASON
Indoor: Finished second in the one mile at the 2015 Northwest Open with a time of 4:11.30.• took first in dual play at Wisconsin in the 3000 meter run with a time of 8:39.30. • at the 2015 Iowa State Classic, placed 11th in the 3000 meter run with a time of 8:05.45. • at the 2015 B1G Indoor Championships, placed 17th in his heat in the 3000 meter with a time of 8:29.49. • in the 5000 meter at the 2015 B1G Indoor's, placed 10th overall with a time of 14:06.15.
2014 | SOPHOMORE SEASON
Indoor: At the 2014 Snowshoe Open finished 8th with a time of 1:55.35 in the 800 meters • in the 3000 meters at the 2014 Bill Bergan Invitational placed 5th with a time of 8:15.41. Outdoor: Won the Carleton Relays in the 1500 meters with a time of 3:55.09 • placed third in the UW La Crosse Open 1500 meters with a time of 3:55.00. At the 2014 Drake Relays finished 5th in the 5000 meters with a time of 14:14.95 • finished 20th in the 5000 meters at the Big Ten Championships with a time of 14:31.26.
2013 | FRESHMAN SEASON
Indoor: Ran the mile at the Snowshoe Open finishing in 18th with a time of 4:26.53. Outdoor-Ran the 3000 meters at the John McDonnell Invitational finishing second whith a time of 8:47.13• also took fifth in the 3000 meters at the Iowa Musco Invitational• Academic All-Big Ten honoree.
Graduated from Eden Prairie in 2011 • high school coaches were Jeff Lindlief and Bruce Kivimaki • two time all-state selection • three time all conference in cross country • two time Section 6AA Cross Country Champion • AA Individual State Cross Country Champion in 2009 • NXN Heartland Regional Champion (15:33 in the 5K) • Minnesota Boys Cross Country Gatorade Runner of the Year • finished 29th in the state championship as a sophomore, first as a junior and third overall as a senior • took eighth in the state championships in Nordic Skiing as a senior • graduated with honors and a gold cord after earning a 3.9 GPA.
Born on January 2, 1993 • son of Dan and Julene Bartnik • majoring in electrical engineering • enjoys playing ping-pong, soccer and unicycling.
Minnesota Mourns Loss of "Lefty" Wright
The University of Minnesota mourns the loss of long-time cross country and track & field official Ralph Eugene "Lefty" Wright.
Gophers at the 2015 Minnesota State Fair
Meet your favorite Gopher student-athletes and coaches at the Great Minnesota Get-Together.
Mead Makes International Debut in Beijing
Hassan Mead finished 15th in the 10,000 meters at the IAAF World Championships this weekend.