NCAA Champions

Team

1948 - NCAA Team Champions
(Head Coach - Jim Kelly; Team Captain - Fortune Gordien)

Individual

Indoor
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.) 

Outdoor
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)

MORE HEADLINES

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.

Mead Moves on to Olympic 5,000 Final

8/17/2016

Mead races in the 5,000 meter final at Olympic Stadium on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. CT.

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