23 student-athletes to compete
Looking for first title since 2010
Hassan Mead and Pieter Gagnon to run the 10k at the Payton Jordan at Stanford
Mt. Sac Relays and Iowa Musco Twilight headline the weekend
Gophers to compete at Stanford and Hamline Invitationals
Scott Berggren is in his third season as a volunteer assistant coach working with the Golden Gopher high jumpers. Berggren coached Matt Fisher to the 2009 indoor Big Ten title. Berggren was a four-time letterwinner and a team captain for the Gopher track team. He earned a degree in 2003 in public parks and recreation and has worked with the city of Crystal, Minnesota, as its recreation supervisor since 2004. Berggren spent three seasons as an assistant coach at Hamline University working on Lynden Reder's Piper coaching staff.
‘U’ Alum Siegmeier Joins Gophers Staff
A two-time All-American and three-time Big Ten champion, Zach Siegmeier will serve as director of operations for men's track & field and cross country.
Blankenship, Mead Shine in Olympic Finals
Mead and Blankenship recorded the best Olympic finishes by Gophers since Staffan Strand finished sixth in the high jump for Sweden during the 2000 Olympics in Sydney.
Blankenship Punches Ticket to Olympic Final
Ben Blankenship (1,500) and Hassan Mead (5,000) will run in Olympic finals on Saturday night.