Minnesota heads into the championship season next weekend with the 2018 Big Ten Indoor Track & Field Championships at the SPIRE Institute in Geneva, Ohio.
The Gophers picked up wins in the long jump, the triple jump and the 4x400 as they head into the final home meet of the 2018 schedule next Friday with the Snowshoe Open at the University of Minnesota Fieldhouse on campus.
Webb clocked a 21.20 to pace the 200 meter field – second only in Gophers program history to Mitch Potter’s 21.09 in 2004. He also added a sixth-place finish in the 60 meters at 6.85.
The Gophers, who have now won all four dual competitions with the Badgers since the event returned to the schedule in 2015, earned nine event titles on the day.
Three members of the Maroon & Gold picked up personal records to go with their wins including true freshman Luke May's victory in the javelin.
A graduate of Fox Valley Lutheran High School • the 2016 Gatorade Wisconsin Boys Track & Field Athlete of the Year • went undefeated in the high jump as a senior and set a Wisconsin state record at the Division 2 state meet, clearing 7-01 ft. to shatter a 24-year old state record • the 2017 Wisconsin Division 2 state champion in the high jump • also finished fourth at state in the long jump • coached as a prep by Isaiah Degner • played wide receiver for the football program at Fox Valley Lutheran.
Lucas Reps 'U' in El Salvador
2/18/2018 - M. Track & Field
A native of Fargo, N.D., Lucas finished 22nd on Saturday, covering the course in 27:08.0.
`U' Claims 10 Event Titles at Snowshoe
2/16/2018 - M. Track & Field
Minnesota heads into championship season with the 2018 Big Ten Indoor Track & Field Championships at the SPIRE Institute in Geneva, Ohio.
Gophers Host Snowshoe Open on Friday
2/15/2018 - M. Track & Field
The action kicks off with field events at 3 p.m. CT before competition begins on the track at 4:30 p.m. CT.