Minnesota's Total is up from 123 Following the 2011 Spring Seasons
Senior class was part of five Big Ten Championships
Sean King has strong performance in 100 meter dash
Tough conditions on the track not a factor for Gophers' 4x800
Mt. Sac Relays and Iowa Musco Twilight headline the weekend
2012 Season - Indoor: Competed in a total of seven events for the indoor season finished second in the 800 meters at the Bethel Invite with a time of 1:55.47 placed third in the 800m at the Snowshoe Open (1:53.99) ran a season-best mile at the Jack Johnson Classic (4:14.06) also competed in the 4x400m relay during the season. Outdoor: Competed in a total of six events for the outdoor season posted a time of 3:56.39 in the 1,500 meters at the Big Ten Championships ran the second leg of the 4x1,600-meter relay team that finished third at the Drake Relays with a time of 16:50.07 won the 1,500m at the Golden Bear Twilight (3:52.34) finished fourth in the 1,500m at the Stanford Invite (3:50.33) Academic All-Big Ten.
2011 SeasonIndoor:competed at the Snowshoe Open in the mile run and finished with a time 4:23.84·ran at the Iowa State Classic in the 3,000 meters and finished with the time 8:27.74Outdoor:competed at the St. Thomas Quad in the 5,000 meters and placed second (14:37.42).
2010 Season - Indoor: Competed in four meets top mile time was 4:19.22 at Jack Johnson Classic clocked a 3,000-meter time of 8:45.54 at the Northwest Open. Outdoor: Ran in four meets placed sixth at the Iowa Musco Twilight Meet in the 1,500 meters with a time of 3:51.96.
Cross Country -A two-year team member raced in four events as a sophomore in 2010.
High School: A 2007 graduate of Lakeville South High School high school coach was Mike Mader All-Lake Conference honoree in cross country and track as a senior earned eight varsity letters, three in cross country, two in track and two in Nordic skiing.
Personal: Born Nov. 26, 1988 civil engineering major parents are Jerry and Jane Volz has a younger sister Michelle, who is a freshman on the Gopher women's cross country/track team spent one year attending Colorado School of Mines served as a team manager for the Gopher men's track team in 2009 enjoys playing golf and trekking through the Boundary Waters.
4x400 Squad Qualifies for NCAA Championships
The No. 16 University of Minnesota men’s track & field program will send six competitors to the 2016 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships next month in Oregon.
Donnelly, Hechsel Punch Championship Tickets
Sean Donnelly (hammer throw) and Mitch Hechsel (800 meters) both earned their first trips to the national outdoor competition.
Day One Action at NCAA West Prelim Postponed
Day one competition at the 2016 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field West Preliminary Round has been suspended due to inclement weather.