Jacob Fenske
Jacob Fenske


Owatonna, Minn.

High School:
Owatonna HS



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

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


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.

2013 Season- Indoor: Finished fifth in shot put at the Shoeshoe Open with a throw of 51-11(15.61m)• Took fouth at the Northwest Open with a throw of 50-07 1/4 (14.88m)• tied for first at the Jack Johnson Classic with a throw of 45-08 (13.90m). Outdoor: Finished third in shot put at the MAC Invite with a throw of 50-00 (15.24m)• took fifth at the Hamline Invitational with a throw of 47-08 (14.53m)• competed in the NDSU Tune UP finishing 12th with a throw of 45-05 12(13.85m)• earned Academic All-Big Ten honors.

High School: A 2011 graduate of Owatonna High School• high school coach was Jerry Eggermont • letterwinner • finished sixth in the shot put in his junior year and fourth his senior season • two-time All-State • two-time Big Nine conference in the shot put and once in the discus • team MVP • earned four letters in track and two in football.

Personal: born on July, 28 1992 • son of John and Marcy Fenske • has two siblings a Peter and Sam • enjoys hunting • majoring in Biomedical Engineering.


Minnesota Mourns Loss of "Lefty" Wright


The University of Minnesota mourns the loss of long-time cross country and track & field official Ralph Eugene "Lefty" Wright.

Gophers at the 2015 Minnesota State Fair


Meet your favorite Gopher student-athletes and coaches at the Great Minnesota Get-Together.

Mead Makes International Debut in Beijing


Hassan Mead finished 15th in the 10,000 meters at the IAAF World Championships this weekend.

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