Macauley Spandl
Macauley Spandl


Moorhead, Minn.

High School:
Moorhead HS

Pole Vault


Abda and Pachuta Both Have Huge Day for Gophers

Both hit NCAA Automatic Quailfying times in the 800m


Abda and Pachuta Set New Records as Gophers Win Jack Johnson Classic

Harun Abda set a new 600m record and David Pachuta set a new 800m record today


Minnesota Leads First Day of Jack Johnson

Cameron Boy won the 200-meter dash to help give the Gophers an early lead in the Jack Johnson

2013 Season- Indoor: Did not compete.Outdoor: Did not compete.

2012 Season - Indoor: Competed in a total of six events for the indoor season • finished 15th in the pole vault at the Big Ten Championships with a vault of 15-11 3/4 • finished third in the pole vault at the Snowshoe Open (16-5 3/4, 5.01m) • placed third in the heptathlon at the Jack Johnson Classic with a mark of 4,737 • placed fourth in the 60-meter hurdles at the Northwest Open (8.90). Outdoor: Did not compete.

2011 Season: Redshirted the Indoor and Outdoor seasons.

High School: A 2010 graduate of Moorhead High School • high school coaches were Tony Spandl, Lindsey Bucholtz, and Dennis Nelson • 2010 Minnesota Class 2A state pole vault champion • set state pole vault record at 15-8 and section record at 15-5 • named Minnesota Gatorade Athlete of the Year • also lettered in soccer.

Personal: Born April 7, 1992 • intends to major in kinesiology • son of Tony Spandl and Karen Peterson • has older siblings, Jacenta and Brock • brother, Brock, also pole vaulted for the Gophers • sister, Jacinta, was a multi-event competitor for the Gophers (2003-07) • enjoys hunting, fishing, and soccer.


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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