Goaner Deng  
Goaner Deng

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Apple Valley, Minn.

High School:
Rosemount HS

Position:
Mid-Distance


2013 Season- Indoor: Ran the 400 meter at the Bill Bergan Invitational where he finished ninth with a time of 48.84• At the Big Ten Championships ran the 600 meter prelims finishing with a time of 1:18.35• 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 1:50.39• 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 • high school coaches were Chris Harder, Jay Hatlei and John Maresh • 4x400 relay team finished second at the state championships his sophomore and junior seasons •qualified for the state championships in the 400m, 2x200 and 4x400 his junior year • high school top times: 200m (22.00), 400m (49.12), 800m (1:57) •lettered three years in track, two in both football and basketball • Honor Roll student and Academic Achievement Award winner as a junior and senior.

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