Eric Walker
Eric  Walker


Chicago, Ill.

High School:
St. Rita HS



Trotter, Tollefson Pick Up Titles on Opening Day

Trotter and Tollefson earned back-to-back victories for Minnesota at the Sanford-Jackrabbit Athletic Complex with Trotter claiming the 600-meter title and Tollefson following up with a win in the 60-meter hurdles.


‘U’ Makes Drake Relays 4x400 Final

The 4x400 meter relay competition saw the Gophers squad of Brad Neumann, Jackson Wellenstein, Nate Roese and Mitch Hechsel clock a 3:09.76 for the fastest time in their heat and the second fastest time in the prelims.


Gophers Claim Six Titles at Stanford

Meanwhile, four unattached Gopher freshmen picked up titles at Concordia-St. Paul's Holst Invitational on Saturday at SeaFoam Stadium in St. Paul.


Gophers Grab 11 Titles at Tomcat Twilight

Three members of the Maroon & Gold picked up personal records to go with their wins including true freshman Luke May's victory in the javelin.


Gophers Leave California with Nine Titles

Meanwhile at the Hamline Invitational, the Gophers picked up four titles from unattached freshmen.



Indoor: Won the 60 meter hurdles at the Northwest Open.  Took home the title in the 60 meter hurdles at the Minnesota Open. • At the St. Thomas Invite, won the 60 meter hurdles with a time of 8.50 seconds. Outdoor: Unattached at the Hamline Invitational, won the 110 meter hurdles with a time of 14.95. • Won the Tom Cat Twilight's 110 meter hurdles with a time of 14.58 seconds. • Added a victory with a 110 meter title at the Holst Invitational, clocking in at 14.47 seconds. • Won the 110 meter hurdles at the Tommie Twilight with a time of 14.61 seconds, a new personal record. 


Dual Tickets on Sale Wednesday

Dual Tickets on Sale Wednesday

12/12/2017 - M. Track & Field

The Gophers have won three-straight Border Battle dual titles with Wisconsin since starting the head-to-head competition back up in 2015.

'U' Prospect Khalid Hussein Earns All-America Nod

'U' Prospect Khalid Hussein Earns All-America Nod

12/2/2017 - M. Track & Field

A native of Plymouth, Minn., Hussein signed his National Letter of Intent with the Gophers last month after winning the 2017 MSHSL Class AA Cross Country Championship.

Gophers Close Out SDSU Holiday Open

Gophers Close Out SDSU Holiday Open

12/2/2017 - M. Track & Field

The Maroon & Gold posted three of the top-four heptathlon finishes over the two-day meet with newcomer Teddy Frid leading the Gophers with a runner-up finish at 4,438 points.

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