Wayde Hall
Wayde  Hall

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Oak Park Heights, Minn.

High School:
Stillwater


10/30/2016

Three Gophers Earn All-B1G Honors

The Maroon & Gold finished fourth at the Big Ten championships, totaling 119 points behind three All-Big Ten runners.

10/14/2016

Gophers Open Weekend in Madison

The Maroon & Gold finished 22nd among the talented field, totaling 540 points.

09/24/2016

Welch, Ali Lead Gophers at Griak

Welch, a redshirt junior from Proctor, Minn., battled his way to a second-place finish at Les Bolstad Golf Course

09/09/2016

Welch Leads Gophers in Opener

Minnesota finished second in the four-mile race with 51 points, trailing only No. 10 Wisconsin at 25 points.

09/06/2016

Gophers Camp Blog: Day Four

Throughout camp, GopherSports.com will have regular reports coming directly from members of the team.

09/29/2015

Wayde Hall Photo Gallery

Wayde Hall Photo Gallery

GOPHERS CAREER
• 10 career races
• Two career top-10 finishes

2015 | REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE SEASON
Competed in four races for the Gophers • ran a personal record for a six-kilometer course at 19:24.8 to finish 11th at the Fall Finale • clocked a 26:18.7 at the Griak Invitational, coming in 67th • helped the Gophers repeat as Jim Drews Invitational team champions with a 13th-place finish and a time of 25:16.45 • closed out the season with a sixth-place finish at the Fall Finale, crossing the finish line at 25:56. 

2014 | REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON

Competed in three races for the Gophers and helped the team to a pair of wins • factored into the team's score in one meet • opened the season at the UC Riverside Invitational and helped the Gophers to a team title • set a new personal eight-kilometer record at the California meet with a time of 24:41.9, finishing 16th • finished 88th in the Griak Invitational with a time of 26:21.2 · finished 23rd with a time of 25:43.82 at the Jim Drews Invitational.

2013 | FRESHMAN SEASON
Redshirted the 2013 cross country season • ran as an unattached competitor at the Oz Memorial, the Griak Invitational and the Fall Finale • opened the season with a 15th-place finish at the Oz Memorial and a time of 19:58.7 • came in 74th at the Griak Invitational, clocking a time of 25:31.2 • finished sixth at the Fall Finale to close out the season, crossing the finish line at 25:57.

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2012 graduate of Stillwater Area High School • won the 2012 Minnesota Class 2AA state title as an individual and helped Stillwater to back-to-back state titles in his junior and senior seasons of cross country • posted a winning time of 15:21.00 at the 2012 state meet • earned a total seven individual titles in 2012 including top honors at the 2012 Suburban East Conference Championships and the 2012 Minnesota Section 4AA Championships • also helped the Ponies track & field program to state titles in 2012 and 2010 • ran for coach Scott Christensen • high school teammate of current Gopher Eric Colvin • earned a total of 11 athletic letters as a prep (four in cross country, four in track, three in wrestling) • served as team captain for cross country, track & field and wrestling.

PERSONAL
Born on Sept. 7, 1994 • son of Tony and Jennifer Hall • plans to major in sport management.


Hall's Career Bests
8K 24:41.9 UC Riverside Invitational (Sept. 14, 2014)
6K 19:24.8  Oz Memorial (Sept. 11, 2015)
Finish 6th Fall Finale (Nov. 8 2013)/Fall Finale (Nov. 6, 2015)

MORE HEADLINES

B1G Recognizes 95 Gophers For Academics

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

'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.

Ali Breaks School 10K Record at NCAA Regional

Ali Breaks School 10K Record at NCAA Regional

11/10/2017 - M. Cross Country

Ali finished the 10-kilometer race at the ISU Cross Country Course in 29:23.06, besting Plasencia's 29:26.0 from the 1976 NCAA Championships.

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