1948 - NCAA Team Champions
(Head Coach - Jim Kelly; Team Captain - Fortune Gordien)
1986 - Ron Backes (Shot Put, 68-11 1/4)
1993 - Martin Eriksson (Pole Vault, 18-0 1/2)
1998 - Vesa Rantanen (Pole Vault, 18-2 1/2)
2015 - Luca Wieland (Heptathlon, 6,070 pts.)
1942 - Jack DeField (Pole Vault, 14-1)
1942 - Bob Fitch (Discus, 164-8 1/2)
1943 - Jack DeField (Pole Vault, 14-1)
1946 - Fortune Gordien (Discus, 153-10 3/4)
1947 - Fortune Gordien (Discus, 173-3)
1948 - Fortune Gordien (Discus, 164-0 1/4)
1948 - Lloyd LaMois (Triple Jump, 45-10)
1971 - Garry Bjorklund (Six Mile, 27:43.1)
2003 - Adam Steele (400m, 44.57)
Miller Inspired By Rio Experience
Former Gopher student-athlete and current women's assistant coach Peter Miller attended the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as a fan.
`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.