Men's Cross Country - 2016 Roster
Coaches
NameYr.Hometown (High School)
ali hamzaAli, Hamza1FRMinneapolis, Minn. (Washburn)
ali obsaAli, Obsa5JRRichfield, Minn. (Richfield)
basten alecBasten, Alec1FRGreen Bay, Wis. (Green Bay Southwest)
carlson samCarlson, Sam4RS SOBemidji, Minn. (Bemidji)
colvin ericColvin, Eric6RS JRLake Elmo, Minn. (Stillwater)
duerr joeyDuerr, Joey2RS FRChaska, Minn. (Chaska)
ferlic evanFerlic, Evan2RS FRRoseville, Minn. (Mounds Park Academy)
hall waydeHall, Wayde6RS JROak Park Heights, Minn. (Stillwater)
hoeft owenHoeft, Owen1FRGolden Valley, Minn. (Hopkins)
lawrence charlieLawrence, Charlie6RS JRFoley, Minn. (Foley)
manderscheid jackManderscheid, Jack1FREdina, Minn. (Edina)
olson connorOlson, Connor2RS FRMaple Grove, Minn. (Wayzata)
plasencia alexPlasencia, Alex1FRShoreview, Minn. (Mounds View)
rink nickRink, Nick1FRAppleton, Wis. (Kimberly)
staack hunterStaack, Hunter1FRHopkins, Minn. (Hopkins)
streich shaneStreich, Shane2RS FRJanesville, Minn. (Waseca)
welch mattWelch, Matt6RS JRDuluth, Minn. (Proctor)
wiebke derekWiebke, Derek5JRKasson, Minn. (Kasson-Mantorville)
woodford bradWoodford, Brad6RS JRWaukesha, Wis. (Waukesha South)

Coaches
Steve Plasencia - Director of Men's Track & Field/Cross Country
Zach Siegmeier - Director of Operations
Jo Rider - Principal Adminstrative Specialist

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Plasencia Named U.S. Junior Cross Country Coach

2/23/2017

True freshmen Hamza Ali and Nick Rink will also represent the U.S. in international competition next month.

Gophers Named USTFCCCA All-Academic Team

2/10/2017

Led by eight Academic All-Big Ten honorees, the Gophers recorded a cumulative team grade point average of 3.43 – the program’s highest team GPA on record dating back to 1999.

Ali Qualifies for World Championships

2/4/2017

A native of Minneapolis, Minn., Ali entered the meet having set a Gophers record to win the Twin Cities 5K earlier this year (14:47) and also picked up an individual title at the Fall...

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