Jack Manderscheid
Jack  Manderscheid

RS Freshman

Edina, Minn.

High School:


Lucas Claims Fall Finale Title

Lucas’ title continues a stretch of success for the Maroon & Gold in Collegeville dating back to David Van Orsdel’s Fall Final title in 2006.


Ali Leads Gophers in Madison

The University of Minnesota men's cross country program returned to action with a 12th-place finish at the Wisconsin Nuttycombe Invitational.


Gophers Put Six in Top-10 of TC5K

Gophers alum Aaron Bartnik, an All-Big Ten competitor in cross country, finished second overall in the five-kilometer race with a time of 15:03.


Three Gophers Post Top-25 Marks at Griak

Competing at Les Bolstad Golf Course, Charlie Lawrence, Obsa Ali and Derek Wiebke were among the top-25 while Minnesota totaled 135 points in fourth place.


Minnesota Heads to NCAA Midwest Regional

The women's six-kilometer race is slated for 11 a.m. CT with the men's 10-kilometer competition following at noon.


Redshirted • ran in three meets as an unattached competitor • opened the year with a 25th-place finish at the four-mile Oz Memorial (21:08.6) • finished 139th at the eight-kilometer Roy Griak Invitational (26:56.4) • closed out his collegiate season with an eighth-place showing at the eight-kilometer Fall Finale (26:32) • added a third-place finish at the 2016 Twin Cities 5K (15:01). 


A 2016 graduate of Edina High School • earned all-state and all-conference honors in 2015 and 2016 • a three-time Lake Conference champion (twice in the 1,600 meters, one in the 800 meters) • competed for Jamie Kirkpatrick and Johnny Davis at Edina • closed out his prep career by leading Edina to a runner-up finish at the state meet including three top-four individual performances (second in the 3,200 meters, third in the 1,600 meters and fourth in the 5,000 meters) • seven-time athletic letter winner (four in cross country, three in track) • a two-time academic all-state honoree • also earned one letter in community service • holds Edina school records in the 1,600 meters (4:13) and the 4x800 meter relay (7:52) • competed with the Edina Cross Country Club, earning all-region honors at Nike Cross Regionals and advancing to Nike Cross Nationals • competed with the Edina Track Club and ran at the New Balance Nationals Outdoor.

Born August 14, 1998 • native of Edina, Minn. • son of Steve and Nicole Manderscheid • has one brother, Alec, and one sister, Jena • former prep teammates competing in the NCAA include Will Burke (Michigan), Sam Thomas (Davidson) and Jake Campbell (St. Olaf) • lists running up the final hill at the MSHSL state cross country meet as his biggest sports thrill • also enjoys camping, hiking, scuba diving and mountain biking • plans to study engineering/physics.

Manderscheid's Career Bests
8K 26:32 (UA) Fall Finale (Nov. 4, 2016)
Finish 8th (UA) Fall Finale (Nov. 4, 2016)


Wiebke, Wagner Earn B1G Medal of Honor

Wiebke, Wagner Earn B1G Medal of Honor

4/30/2018 - M. Cross Country

Wagner and Wiebke were presented with their awards at the 12th annual Golden Goldys on Monday night at TCF Bank Stadium.

Lucas Adds to Resume in El Salvador

Lucas Adds to Resume in El Salvador

2/22/2018 - M. Cross Country

Gopher freshman Hunter Lucas finished 22nd at the 2018 NACAC Cross Country Championships in La Libertad, El Salvador.

Lucas Reps 'U' in El Salvador

Lucas Reps 'U' in El Salvador

2/18/2018 - M. Cross Country

A native of Fargo, N.D., Lucas finished 22nd on Saturday, covering the course in 27:08.0.

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