The Gophers dominated its season opener on Saturday to the tune of 14 individual titles.
The University of Minnesota track & field program kicks off the 2015 campaign on Saturday with the Northwest Open at the University of Minnesota Fieldhouse on campus.
Mark Jennings, Blayne Dulian and Justin Barber will serve as team captains for the Gophers this year.
The junior from Coon Rapids, Minn., will compete in the 1,500 meters on Thursday.
The senior from Lakewood, Ill., tied for sixth in the first round of competition at the 2014 NCAA West Prelims, clearing 5.36 meters (17-07 ft.).
2015 Season - Indoor: Took home the title in the 3,000 meter at the 2015 Northwest Open with a time of 8:27.16.
2012 Season - Indoor: Anchored the distance medley relay team that finished second at the Holiday Inn Invitational with a time of 10:03.83 competed in the mile run at the Holiday Inn Invitational (4:19.45), Jack Johnson Classic (4:18.90), Bill Bergan Invite (4:17.18), and Snowshoe Open (4:21.95). Outdoor: Finished third in the 800 meters at the Golden Bear Twilight with a time of 1:51.98 competed in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the ASU Invite (9:47.04).
2011 Season:Redshirted the indoor and outdoor seasons.