Jonathan Webb, Derek Wiebke and Shane Streich highlighted the opening day of competition for the Maroon & Gold with Webb moving on in the 200 meters and Wiebke and Streich advancing in the 1,500 meters.
For Minnesota thrower Connor Rousemiller, weightlifting is far from just a training tool; it’s a competition in and of itself.
The Gophers dominated the field events with five wins while adding two on the track.
Minnesota continues the 2018 outdoor campaign on Thursday, April 12 with the Tom Cat Twilight at St. Thomas in St. Paul.
McKeag led the way for the Maroon & Gold in the first day of action at Sun Angel Stadium, finishing second in the premier hammer throw competition with his toss of 63.96 meters (209-10 ft.).
2016 | FRESHMAN SEASON
Indoor: Did not see action. Outdoor: Won the hammer throw with a mark of 49.53 meters.
Four Gophers Earn Academic All-America Nods
6/21/2018 - M. Track & Field
Representing the Maroon & Gold are Second Team honorees Derek Wiebke and Madeline Strandemo and Third Team selections Temi Ogunrinde and Kiley Sabin.
Three 'U' Alums Set for USATF Championships
6/20/2018 - M. Track & Field
Representing the Maroon & Gold are Sean Donnelly in the hammer throw, Harun Abda in the 800 meters and Hassan Mead in the 1,500 meters.
Obsa Ali Captures NCAA Steeplechase Crown
6/8/2018 - M. Track & Field
Ali claimed the program's first national championship in the steeplechase by breaking his own school record at 8:32.23 on Friday night at Hayward Field.