Dec. 6, 2012
The University of Minnesota track and field team will kick off the indoor season with an intrasquad meet this Friday, December 7 at 3:30 p.m. Both the men's and women's Golden Gopher squads will compete at the University of Minnesota Fieldhouse.
Minnesota officially kicks off the 2013 season on Jan. 12 with the Northwest Open at the University of Minnesota Fieldhouse.
Gophersports.com will continue to preview the upcoming season leading up to the season opener.
‘U’ Alum Siegmeier Joins Gophers Staff
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
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
Ben Blankenship (1,500) and Hassan Mead (5,000) will run in Olympic finals on Saturday night.