Minnesota totaled 44 points over the three-day event at Purdue's Rankin Track & Field including several top-10 performances on Sunday in the meet finale.
Minnesota returns to action next weekend at the Big Ten championships in Lafayette, Ind.
Minnesota will compete at UNI and UW-La Crosse this weekend as a final tune-up for the Big Ten Outdoor Championships.
Minnesota closes out the weekend on Sunday with All-American Jon Simons competing in the 5,000 meters at the Payton Jordan Cardinal Invitational in Stanford, Calif.
The Gophers will try for their fourth-straight 4x800 title at the Drake Relays.
2013 Season- Indoor: Finished thrid at the Snowshoe Open in shot put with a throw of 56-00 1/2 (17.03m) finished the Big Ten Championships in 16th with a throw of 55-09 3/4 (16.97) Threw 55-05 (16.84) at the Jack Johnson Classic. Outdoor: took ninth at the Big Ten Championships in shot put with a throw of 58-01 1/2 (17.71m) took first at the UCSD Triton Invite with a throw of 57-4.75 (17.48m) finished Iowa Musco Invitational in third with a throw of 55-05. 3/4 (16.94m).
2012 Season - Indoor: Competed in a total of three events for the indoor season landed a toss of 55-1 (16.79m) in the shot put at the Big Ten Championships finished second at the Bethel Invite with a throw of 51-7 (15.72m) threw 52-1 (15.87m) at the Iowa State Classic. Outdoor: Threw the shot 53-7 3/4 (16.35m) and the discus 162-0 (49.39m) at the UNI Open.
High School:A 2010 graduate of Farmington High School high school coaches were Mark Froehling and Brian Helmstetter 2010 Minnesota Class AA discus champion (178-4) runner-up in shot put (58-4) Missota Conference shot put champion two-year all state and three-year all-conference honoree competed in USATF meets all-conference football player letterwinner in basketball.
Personal: Born September 12, 1991 undecided on a major son of Kelly and Mike Hussung has three siblings: Ryan, Taylor, and Delaney.
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