Goaner Deng  
Goaner  Deng


Apple Valley, Minn.

High School:
Rosemount HS



Gophers Tied for Third at B1G Championships

Through five scored events at the Spire Institute in Geneva, Ohio, the Gophers hold 17.50 points - tied with Michigan State and trailing Nebraska at 39.50 and Penn State at 33.


Gophers Win 10 Events at Snowshoe Open

The University of Minnesota men's track & field team picked up 10 team titles its final home meet of the season at the 2015 Snowshoe Open.


Personal Records Abound in Ames

Minnesota hosts the Snowshoe Open next weekend at the University of Minnesota Fieldhouse on campus.


Gophers Add Nine Titles at Jack Johnson

The Gophers return to action next Saturday with a pair of regional meets - the Bethel Open in St. Paul and the Bison Open in Fargo, N.D.


Gophers Dominate in Border Battle Dual

The University of Minnesota men's track & field program dominated a rare dual meet on Saturday afternoon against Border Battle rival Wisconsin, picking up a 98-59 win over the Badgers.

2015 Season - Indoor: Placed second to teammate Mitch Hechsel in dual competition against Wisconsin in the 600 meter with a time of 1:21.26.nbnIn the 4x400 relay in dual competition at Wisconsin, paced the team to a first place finish with a time of 3:15.99.nb In the 600 meter run at the 2015 Jack Johnson Classic clocked in with a time of 1:20.84, good for fourth place overall.nb Helped pace the Minnesota "A" team to victory in the 4x400 event at the 2015 Jack Johnson Classic with a time of 3:16.61. At the 2015 Iowa State Classic, placed 16th in the 800 meter run with a time of 1:51.71 and helped pace the Minnesota "A" team to a third place finish in the 4x400 event. At the 2015 Snowshoe Open, competed in the 4x400 meter relay and paced the Minnesota "A" team to a first place finish with a time of 3:15.47. 

2013 Season- Indoor:
Ran the 400 meter at the Bill Bergan Invitational where he finished ninth with a time of 48.84b At the Big Ten Championships ran the 600 meter prelims finishing with a time of 1:18.35b Finished first in the 600 meter at the Jack Johnson Classic with a time of 1:19.90. Outdoor: Ran prelims of the 800 meter at the Big Ten Championships finishing with a time of 1:50.39b Took first in the 400 meter hurdles at Hamline Invitational with a time of 54.48. Earned Second Team All-America honors.

High School -A 2011 graduate of Rosemount High School b high school coaches were Chris Harder, Jay Hatlei and John Maresh b 4x400 relay team finished second at the state championships his sophomore and junior seasons bqualified for the state championships in the 400m, 2x200 and 4x400 his junior year b high school top times: 200m (22.00), 400m (49.12), 800m (1:57) blettered three years in track, two in both football and basketball b Honor Roll student and Academic Achievement Award winner as a junior and senior.

Personal -Born June 30, 1993 b intends to major in communications with a minor in business administration b son of Nyatuach Riekb collects retro Air Jordans and was born in Nairobi, Kenya.