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.
The Gophers closed out the 2017 home slate on Friday night with the Snowshoe Open at the University of Minnesota Fieldhouse.
Obsa Ali ran the second fastest 5,000 meters in school history and the second fastest mark in the Big Ten this season.
All-American alum Sean Donnelly set a new University of Minnesota Fieldhouse record in the weight throw.
The Maroon & Gold outscored the Badgers 87-74 at the meet as Minnesota has now swept the Border Battle every year since the event returned in 2015.
05.14.17 Men's Track at Big Tens
Travis's Personal Records
2016 | SOPHOMORE SEASON
Indoor: Did not compete. Outdoor: Won the triple jump at the Tom Cat Twilight with a jump of 14.15 meters. • At the Tommie Twilight, won the triple jump at 14.19 meters.
2015 | FRESHMAN SEASON
Indoor: Did not see action. Outdoor: At the 2015 Hamline Invitational competed unattached in the long jump and finished fifth with a mark of 6.52 meters (21-04.75) • Unattached at the 2015 Tom Cat Twilight finished fifth in the long jump with a mark of 6.29 meters (20-07.75).
Civil Engineering Major. • Hometown: Naperville, Illinois. • High School: Waubonsie Valley. • Son of Jennifer and Jeffrey Travis. • Has three younger sisters, Abigail, Elizabeth, and Kathryn. • Coached by Mr. Kevin Rafferty. • All-State in track and field as a junior. • Competed with the DuPage Track Club. •
Groundbreaking for T&F Stadium Set for Friday
The University of Minnesota and Gopher Athletics will break ground on the new outdoor track & field facility on Friday, Oct. 20, at 11 a.m. CT.
Gophers Remember Steve Hoag
Hoag was a team captain, an All-American and a Big Ten champion for the Maroon & Gold, competing in cross country and track.
Mead Set for IAAF World Championships
The men's 10,000 meters is scheduled for 3:20 p.m. CT on Friday, Aug. 4 at London Stadium.