Adam Zutz  
Adam Zutz

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
St. Francis, Minn.

High School:
St. Francis


11/15/2013

Gophers Tie for Fifth at NCAA Regional

The Gophers were led by their three senior captains -- Andrew Larsen, Derek Storkel and John Simons.

11/14/2013

Minnesota Heads to Ames for NCAA Regional

Steve Plasencia has led the Gophers to three NCAA regional titles and 14 NCAA championship appearances.

11/03/2013

Gophers Finish Fourth at Big Tens

The University of Minnesota men's cross country program finished fourth at the 2013 Big Ten Men's Cross Country Championships, totaling 136 team points.

10/31/2013

Gophers Set for Big Ten Championships

Purdue will host this year's conference championship with the men's race scheduled for 9:45 a.m. CT on Sunday.

10/19/2013

Gophers Close Weekend at Wisconsin

The Gophers return to action on Nov. 3 with the Big Ten Championships in West Lafayette, Ind.

2013 | Redshirt Sophomore Season
Competed in five meets for the Gophers during the 2013, factoring into the team scoring in all five races • set a new personal 8K record at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational, crossing the finish line at 24:34 to finish 138th • also posted a new career best finish at the Big Ten meet, placing 25th with a time of 25:03.1 • opened the season at the Griak Invitational, clocking a 25:18.3 to place 55th • came in 34th at the Notre Dame Invitational with a time of 25:03.8 • closed out the season at the NCAA regional, placing 42nd with a time of 31:19.2 • All-Big Ten Academic honoree • earned second letter.

2012 | Redshirt Freshman Season
Competed in five events for the Gophers as a redshirt freshman in 2012 • made his Minnesota debut at the Autumn Classic on 9/14, finishing the four-mile course in 22:00.7 to place 46th • finished 49th overall at the Griak Invitational on 9/29 with a time of 25:58.4 • his time of 24:50 at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational was his top eight-kilometer performance of the season • finished 51st overall at the Big Ten Championship with a time of 24:57 • closed out his season with a 46th-place performance at the NCAA Midwest Regional, crossing the finish line at 31:28.76 • Academic All-Big Ten honoree • letter winner.

2011 | Freshman Season
Redshirted the 2011 cross country season.

High School
Graduated from St. Francis High School in 2011 • high school coaches were Becki Hanson and Andy Forbort • All-State honors in junior and senior years • won the individual state championship as a senior • 2010 Minnesota Gatorade Cross Country Runner of the Year • two-time Academic All State • won the 2010 Griak Gold Division • finished second at the Nike Heartland Region • took 23rd at the Nike Cross Nationals.

Personal
Born on April 20, 1993 • son of Greg Zutz and Betsy Rock-Zutz • majoring in engineering • has one sister, Maria • enjoys camping, eating, being outdoors and spending time with friends/family.

Zutz's Career Bests
10K 31:19.2 2013 NCAA Regional (Nov. 15, 2013)
8K 24:43 2013 Fall Finale (Nov. 8, 2013)
Finish 25th 2013Big Ten Championships (Nov. 3, 2013)