The Gophers close out the weekend on Saturday, continuing action at the Virginia Challenge while also sending a contingency of competitors to the Carlelton Relays in Northfield, Minn.
The Gophers earned five titles on Saturday including a trio of Holst Invitational records.
Minnesota ended the two-day event with a total of 18 top-10 individual finishes.
The Gophers posted 10 top-10 finishes on the opening day of competition at the Stanford Invitational.
Bachinski hit an outdoor personal record of 2.13 meters to win the event, following up Sean Donnelly's school record victory in the hammer throw and Aaron Bartnik's victory in the 3,000 meter steeplechase on Friday.
2015 Drake Relays
Roese's Personal Records
2016 | REDSHIRT JUNIOR SEASON
Indoor: Won the Northwest Open's 600 meters. • At the Jack Johnson Invitational, won the 400 meters with a time of 48.23 seconds. Outdoor: Led the Golden Gophers to victory in the 4x400 relay at the Stanford Invitational with a time of 3:07.54. • Set a new Holst Invitational record after achieving victory in the 800 meter with a time of 1:51.31.
2015 | REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE SEASON
Indoor: Attained victories for the Golden Gophers at the Northwest Open, the Wisconsin Duel, the Jack Johnson Classic, and the Snowshoe Open. Outdoor: Competed in the Baldy Castillo Invitational, the Texas Invitational, the Tom Cat Twilight, and the Musco Twilight.
2014 | REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON
Indoor: At the 2014 Northwest Open finished the 600 meters in 1:20.96 good for second overall in the event • at the 2014 Bill Bergan Invitational placed 6th in the 400 meters with a time of 48.77 seconds • at the Iowa State Classic finished 6th in the 600 yards with a time of 1:11.51 • finished 1st in the 600 meters at the 2014 Snowshoe Open with a time of 1:19.85 • at the 2014 Big Ten Championship finished 6th in the 600 meters with a time of 1:17.95. Outdoor: At the 2014 Baldy Castillo Invitational finished 6th in the 400 meters with a time of 48.75 seconds • placed 14th in the 400 meters at the Stanford Invitational with a time of 48.32 seconds • finished second in the 400 meters at the Carleton Relays with a time of 49.79 seconds • at the Tom Cat Twilight finished second in the 400 meters with a time of 48.72 seconds • finished 11th in the Musco Twilight 400 meters with a time of 48.39 seconds • competed in the 400 meters at the Big Ten Championships and finished with a time of 48.48 seconds.
2013 | REDSHIRT SEASON
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A native of Woodbury, Minn., Nathan Roese is set to join the Maroon and Gold after earning the 2012 Minnesota Class AA State Title in the 400-meter dash (47.79) for East Ridge High School. • Roese also added a fourth-place finish at the state track and field meet in the 200-meter run with a time of 22.15. • Both times were season records for the Raptors runner. • Roese's prep career, which includes a pair of all-state honors, was guided by East Ridge head track and field coach and former Gopher runner Lloyd Ness and sprinting coach Shannon Rainey. • Roese also competed in cross country for the Raptors under head coach Chad Cronin.
Gophers Open Up Drake Relays
Meanwhile at Macalester’s Bolstorff Twilight, Matt Welch (3:57.57) and Charlie Lawrence (4:04.02) paced the 1,500 meters, finishing first and second, respectively.
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The Maroon & Gold will also be sending competitors to Kansas' Rock Chalk Classic, Macalester's Bolstorff Twilight and the St. Mary's Open.
Donnelly Earns B1G Weekly Honors
This week’s Big Ten laurel marks the third of Donnelly’s career with the Maroon & Gold.