Steve White
Steve  White

Position:
Assistant Coach


05/22/2012

Gophers Head South For NCAA West Preliminary Meet

23 student-athletes to compete

05/10/2012

Track Ready for Big Ten Championships

Looking for first title since 2010

04/24/2012

Gophers Ready for 103rd Drake Relays

Hassan Mead and Pieter Gagnon to run the 10k at the Payton Jordan at Stanford

04/18/2012

Gophers Set For a Full Weekend of Action

Mt. Sac Relays and Iowa Musco Twilight headline the weekend

04/05/2012

Trackstars Ready for Big Weekend

Gophers to compete at Stanford and Hamline Invitationals

Steve White is in his sixth season as a volunteer assistant coach working with the Golden Gopher pole vaulters. White's charges annually are a stronghold of the Minnesota team. Joe Plencner was the Big Ten indoor runner-up in 2009, while Ben Peterson won the 2008 Big Ten indoor title. Peterson's runner-up finish in the 2008 outdoor meet helped the pole vaulters score 20 points in the event with four Gophers placing in the top eight. Before working at Minnesota, White coached at St. John's, St. Thomas, Tech High School and Armstrong High School. White earned All-America honors during his college career at North Central College (Ill.), graduting in 1993.

White teaches physics at Armstrong High School and is married to Caroline White, who coaches the Gopher women pole vaulters. They have two sons, Henry.and Emmett.

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8/25/2016

A two-time All-American and three-time Big Ten champion, Zach Siegmeier will serve as director of operations for men's track & field and cross country.

Blankenship, Mead Shine in Olympic Finals

8/20/2016

Mead and Blankenship recorded the best Olympic finishes by Gophers since Staffan Strand finished sixth in the high jump for Sweden during the 2000 Olympics in Sydney.

Blankenship Punches Ticket to Olympic Final

8/18/2016

Ben Blankenship (1,500) and Hassan Mead (5,000) will run in Olympic finals on Saturday night.

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