M Cross Country - 2009 Roster
2009 Minnesota Golden Gophers Row 1 (L-R): Paul Hilsen, Drew Paradis, Hassan Mead, David Krueger, Derek Storkel. Row 2: Jason Rengo (Volunteer Assistant Coach), Kevin Lachowitzer, Andy Richardson, Nick Hutton, Joe McFarland, Travis Burkstrand, Steve Sulkin, Steve Plasencia (Head Coach). Row 3: Mike McFarland, Pieter Gagnon, Erik Truedson, Andrew Larson, Matt Barrett, Ben Blankenship, Sean Olson, Matthew Volz.
|Hometown (Prev School)|
|Barrett, Matt||DISTANCE||5-9||Sr.||Monroe, Wis. (Monroe High School)|
|Blankenship, Ben||DISTANCE||-||Jr.||Stillwater, Minn. (Stillwater High School)|
|Burkstrand, Travis||DISTANCE||-||RFr.||Apple Valley, Minn. (Eastview)|
|Gagnon, Pieter||DISTANCE||-||RFr.||Minneapolis, Minn. (Washburn High School)|
|Hilsen, Paul||DISTANCE||-||So.||Lakeville, Minn. (Lakeville South HS)|
|Hutton, Nick||DISTANCE||-||RFr.||Apple Valley, Minn. (Burnsville High School)|
|Krueger, David||DISTANCE||6-1||Sr.||Perham, Minn. (Perham High School)|
|Lachowitzer, Kevin||DISTANCE||-||RFr.||Perham, Minn. (Perham High School)|
|Larsen, Andrew||DISTANCE||-||Fr.||Glen Ellyn, Ill (Marnion Academy)|
|McFarland, Joe||DISTANCE||-||Jr.||Hartland, Wis. (Arrowhead HS)|
|McFarland, Mike||DISTANCE||5-11||Jr.||Hartland, Wis. (Arrowhead High School)|
|Mead, Hassan||DISTANCE||-||Jr.||Minneapolis, Minn. (Minneapolis South High School)|
|Olson, Sean||DISTANCE||-||So.||Menomonie, Wis. (Menomonie HS)|
|Paradis, Drew||DISTANCE||-||Fr.||Alexandria, Minn. (Jefferson High School)|
|Richardson, Andy||DISTANCE||-||RFr.||New Brighton, Minn. (Irondale High School)|
|Storkel, Derek||DISTANCE||-||Fr.||Tomah, Wis. (Tomah High School)|
|Sulkin, Steve||DISTANCE||-||Fr.||Elmhurst, Ill. (York High School)|
|Torchia, Mike||DISTANCE||5-10||Jr.||Rochester, Minn. (Rochester Lourdes High School)|
|Truedson, Erik||DISTANCE||-||Fr.||Bemidji, Minn. (Bemidji HIgh School)|
|Volz, Matt||DISTANCE||-||So.||Lakeville, Minn. (Lakeville South High School)|
Gophers Prospect Honored by Star Tribune
12/18/2017 - M. Cross Country
Khalid Hussein has been named the Star Tribune's first-ever Metro Boys' Cross Country Runner of the Year.
B1G Recognizes 95 Gophers For Academics
12/6/2017 - M. Cross Country
Ninety-five University of Minnesota student-athletes have earned Academic All-Big Ten honors, announced Wednesday by the conference office.
'U' Prospect Khalid Hussein Earns All-America Nod
12/2/2017 - M. Cross Country
A native of Plymouth, Minn., Hussein signed his National Letter of Intent with the Gophers last month after winning the 2017 MSHSL Class AA Cross Country Championship.