Adam Isakson
Adam  Isakson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Fargo, N.D.

High School:
South HS

Position:
Pole Vault


05/29/2013

Minnesota Places 167 Student-Athletes On Spring Academic All-Big Ten Teams

Women's track and field leads the way with 45 recognized individuals

05/04/2013

Gophers Finish Weekend at Meet of the Unsaintly

The Minnesota men's outdoor track and field team wrapped up the weekend on Saturday at the Meet of the Unsaintly at Hamline.

04/25/2013

Gophers Pick Up Team Title at Macalester, Kick Off Drake Relays

The Minnesota men's outdoor track and field team scored 99 points in a winning effort at the 2013 Macalester/Bolstorff Twilight on Thursday night. The Gophers earned four individual titles for the program's second-straight team title at the meet.

04/13/2013

Gophers Best No. 1 Texas A&M, Tie No. 2 Arkansas for First in Fayetteville

The Gophers totaled 137 points at the meet to tie defending NCAA indoor champion and No. 2 Arkansas and top No. 1 Texas A&M in third with 129 points.

04/06/2013

No. 19 Minnesota Claims Nine Titles at Hamline Invitational

The Gophers claimed nine individual titles at the Hamline Invitational and placed multiple competitors in the 800-meter run, the 1,500-meter run, the high jump, the pole vault and the discus throw.

2012 Season - Indoor: Competed in two events during the indoor season • placed third in the pole vault at the Bethel Invite with a height of 15-7 (4.75m) • also cleared 15-7 at the Jack Johnson Classic. Outdoor: Finished third in the pole vault at the Bolstorff Twilight • Academic All-Big Ten.

2011 Season - Outdoor: Won the pole vault at the Macalester Twilight • cleared a season-best 15-7 3/4 (4.77m) at the St. Thomas Quad.

2010 Season - Indoor: Competed in six meets • cleared a season-best of 15-7 at the Bill Bergan Invitational. Outdoor: Vaulted in three meets • placed third at the Hamline Unsaintly Meet with a season-best height of 15-11 • varsity letterwinner.

2009 Season - Redshirted the indoor and outdoor seasons.

High School: A 2008 graduate of Fargo South High School • high school coach was Paul Lenn • the 2007 North Dakota Class A pole vault champion (14-6) • runner-up as a senior and a four-time all-state performer • team was state runner-up in 2008 • four-time letterwinner in track and wrestling, once in cross country.

Personal: Born Oct. 23, 1989 • undecided on a major • parents are Paul and Laurie Isakson • father competed in track at North Dakota State • has younger siblings Peter and Anna.

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Future Gophers Claim 13 State Titles

6/15/2017

Seven signed Gophers track & field prospects combined for 13 state championships during the 2016-17 academic year as the future competitors for the Maroon & Gold wrap up their prep careers.

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