Rashawn Fountain  
Rashawn  Fountain

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Detroit, Mich.

High School:
Eden Praire HS

Event:
Sprints


05/21/2015

Fifteen Gophers Earn NCAA Regional Bids

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

05/17/2015

Gophers Finish Sixth at Big Ten Outdoor Meet

The Gophers return to action at the 2015 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Regionals, May 28-30, in Austin, Texas.

05/06/2015

Minnesota Crosses the Border for Pair of Meets

The Gophers will compete at the Wisconsin Twilight and the UW-La Crosse Eagle Open on Friday.

05/02/2015

Ali Wins 3K as Gophers Grab 11 PRs

The Gophers claimed 11 personal records at Saturday's Musco Twilight.

04/29/2015

Gophers Dominate in St. Paul with Six Titles

Jordan Charles won the triple jump and the 100 meters for the Gophers on Wednesday at Sea Foam Stadium.

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.