23 student-athletes to compete
Looking for first title since 2010
Hassan Mead and Pieter Gagnon to run the 10k at the Payton Jordan at Stanford
Mt. Sac Relays and Iowa Musco Twilight headline the weekend
Gophers to compete at Stanford and Hamline Invitationals
Steve White is in his fifth 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.
Gophers Pace Shot Put at Bethel
True freshman Johnathan Tharaldsen qualified for the USA Track & Field Junior Championship with his personal record on Saturday.
Black History Month: Keita Cline
In honor of Black History Month, Gopher Athletics is celebrating those who made us great. Today we feature Keita Cline (Track & Field).
Gophers national champion Luca Wieland is profiled in the newest edition of Ski-U-Mah.