Rashawn Fountain  
Rashawn  Fountain

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Detroit, Mich.

High School:
Eden Praire HS

Event:
Sprints


05/31/2015

Gophers Close Out NCAA Regional

Minnesota will send four competitors to the NCAA Track & Field Championships, June 10-13, in Eugene, Ore.

05/29/2015

Three Gophers Punch Tickets to Oregon

Goaner Deng, Gian Ferretti and Luke Johnson advanced to the NCAA championships next month in Eugene, Ore.

05/28/2015

Gophers Advance Three on Day One

Minnesota continues to compete at the 2015 NCAA Track & Field West Preliminary Round on Friday and Saturday at the University of Texas' Mike A. Myers Stadium.

05/27/2015

Gophers Bound for NCAA Regional at Texas

Fifteen Gophers will be in NCAA regional action this weekend at Mike A. Myers Stadium in Austin, Texas.

05/21/2015

Sixteen Gophers Earn NCAA Track Bids

Mike A. Myers Stadium in Austin, Texas hosts this year's NCAA West Regional.

05/17/2015

Men's Track and Field at Big Ten Track 05.17.15

Men's Track and Field at Big Ten Track 05.17.15

04/30/2015

2015 Golden Bear Twilight

2015 Golden Bear Twilight

04/24/2015

2015 Drake Relays

2015 Drake Relays

Fountain's Personal Records

2015 | REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE SEASON

Indoor:
Finished second in the 400 meter dash at the 2015 Northwest Open with a time of 49.06 • was a member of the 4x400 relay team that paced a 1-2-3 Golden Gopher finish at the 2015 Northwest Open with a time of 3:18.03 • in the 600 meter run at the 2015 Jack Johnson Classic, placed 2nd with a time of 1:19.24 • helped pace the Minnesota "A" team to a first place finish at the 2015 Jack Johnson Classic with a time of 3:16.61 • in 4x400 competition at the 2015 Iowa State Classic helped pace Minnesota to a third place finish • at the 2015 Snowshoe Open, finished 1st in the 600 meter with a time of 1:19.84 seconds • competing in the 600 meters at the 2015 B1G Indoor Championships, placed 5th in the Section 1 Finals with a time of 1:19.29. Outdoor: At the 2015 Stanford Invitational placed 7th in his heat in the 400 meter hurdles with a time of 54.00 seconds • placed 6th in the 400 meter hurdles at the 2015 Texas Invitational with a time of 53.39 seconds • at the 2015 Drake Relays finished 5th in his heat in the 400 meter hurdles with a time of 53.25 seconds • won the 400 meter hurdles at the Golden Bear Twilight with a time of 53.62 seconds. Placed 5th in the 400 meter hurdles with a time of 52.64 seconds at the Musco Twilight Invitational.

2014 | REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON
Indoor:
At the 2014 Northwest Open finished 3rd in the 600 meters with a time of 1:21.29 • at the 2014 Jack Johnson Classic placed 22nd with a time of 23.38 seconds • at the Bill Bergan Invitational placed 22nd in the 200 meter dash with a time of 23.00 • at the same meet finished 7th in the 600 yards with a time of 1:11.41 • at the 2014 Iowa State Classic, finished 8th in the 600 yards with a time of 1:12.18 • finished 2nd in the 600 meters with a time of 1:20.14 at the 2014 Snowshoe Open • at the 2014 Big Ten Championships placed 17th in the 600 meters with a time of 1:18.98. Outdoor: Placed 26th at the Stanford Invitational with a time of 55.83 in the 400 meter hurdles • won the 400 meter hurdles at the Hamline Invitational with a time of 54.26 • at the 2014 Sun Angel Classic placed 5th in the 400 meter hurdles with a time of 52.70 • won the 400 meter hurdles with a time of 54.27 at the Tom Cat Twilight • placed 20th at the Drake Relays in the 400 meter hurdles with a time of 57.96 • at the 2014 Musco Twilight placed 12th in the 400 meter hurdles with a time of 52.46.

2013 | REDSHIRT SEASON
Did not compete in 2013.

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2012 graduate of Eden Prairie High School (Minn.) • competed for head coach Bruce Kivimaki • helped Eden Prairie to a fifth-place finish in the 4x400 at the 2012 Minnesota State High Scool Championships • boasts a personal best of 48.42 in the 400 meters • the 2012 Lake Conference champion in the 400 meters (50.04) • part of three Eden Prairie High School relay records: the 400-meter relay, the 800-meter relay and the 1,600-meter relay.

PERSONAL
Business and Marketing Education Major. Son of Raynard Daniel and Shelly Fountain. • Hometown: Detroit, attended Eden Prarie (MN) High School. • Has two younger sisters: Candise and Kylie. • Favorite Sports Memories: Winning the state football championship at the Metrodome and seeing Lolo Jones at the Outdoor National Championships in 2011. • Enjoys stock trading, golfing, fishing, and fine dining. • Coached by Bruce Kiv, Bill Terrequez and Mike Grant. • Holds the Minnesota State record for longest touchdown reception at 95 yards.