Junior Mark Jennings owns the Snowshoe Open shot put record at 17.65 meters (57-11 ft.) after winning the event last season.
Minnesota will compete at the Iowa State Classic as well as the Washington Husky Classic this weekend.
The Coon Rapids, Minn., native finished first in the men's weight throw with his toss of 22.09 meters (72-05.75 ft.).
The No. 15 Minnesota men's indoor track & field team returns to action this weekend with the fifth-annual Bill Bergan Invitational in Ames, Iowa.
Reder has coached Gopher student-athletes to four-straight Big Ten outdoor titles in the hammer throw.
2012 Season - Indoor: Big Ten Champion in the weight throw with a toss of 70-6 1/2 (21.50m) set a school record and won the weight throw at the Snowshoe Open with a throw of 72-0 1/4 (21.95m) won the Jack Johnson Classic with a throw of 66-9 3/4 finished second at the Husker Invite (66-7). Outdoor: An All-American, placing seventh in the hammer at the NCAA Championships with his best throw of the season (209-7) competed in the Big Ten Championships won the discus at the Golden Bear Twilight with a toss of 169-9 (51.73m) won the hammer toss at the Bolstorff Twilight (201-0) finished second in the hammer throw at the Aztec Invite with a throw of 207-04 finished fourth at the Iowa Musco Twilight (198-1) Academic All-Big Ten.
2011 Season Indoor:finished eighth at the NCAA championships in the weight throw with a toss of 67-9 ¾ (20.67m) won the Snowshoe Open with a season-best throw of 71-3 ½ (21.73m) won the Big Ten championships with a mark of 69-10 ¾ (21.30m) took first (68-1 1/2) at the Iowa State Classic.Outdoor:won the discus at the Hamline with a season-best 180-1 (54.9m) picked up another win in the discus at the Macalester Twilight with a launch of 175-4 (53.41m) took 16th at the NCAA West Prelim with a toss of 175-3 (53.43m) won the hammer throw at the Sun Angel Classic with a toss of 209-4 (63.80m) took secondat the Baldy Castillo Invite with a season-best 212-9 (64.85m) in the hammer finished 12th at the NCAA championships with a throw of 211-11 (64.60m) Second Team All-American honors letterwinner.
2009 Season - Redshirted the indoor and outdoor seasons.
High School: A 2008 graduate of Kasson-Mantorville High School high school coach was Paul Beeman a three-time Minnesota Class A state champion won back-to-back state discus crowns as a junior and senior (185-0) added shot put title (56-11 1/4) in 2008 discus runner-up as a sophomore placed eighth in the discus in the 2008 Nike Outdoor Nationals a six-time Hiawatha Valley League champion in the throwing events owned best of 189-5 in the discus four-year letterwinner in track and football all-conference lineman his senior season.