Sept. 16, 2013
MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minnesota men's cross country program maintained its position in the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association regional poll, announced by the group today. The Gophers remain sixth in the Midwest Region following an off weekend.
This week's regional poll remained stagnant in positions 1-6 with Oklahoma State, Tulsa, Missouri and Kansas sitting in front of Minnesota.
The Gophers return to action on Sat., Sept. 28 with the 28th annual Roy Griak Invitational at Les Bolstad Golf Course in Falcon Heights, Minn. Minnesota will honor legendary coach Roy Griak for his 50 years of service to the University of Minnesota at the event. The athletic department will also host a celebration for Griak on Thursday, Sept. 26 at TCF Bank Stadium. Learn more by visiting the Golden Gopher Fund.
Gophers Announce 2016 Griak Hall of Fame Class
The 2016 Roy Griak Hall of Fame class will be honored during this year's Roy Griak Invitational, set for Saturday, Sept. 24.
Minnesota Finishes 18th in USTFCCCA Rankings
Among Big Ten programs, the Gophers stand second in the rankings behind only Michigan in 14th.
Bartnik, Brandt Recieve B1G Medal of Honor
This year, the conference is celebrating the 102nd anniversary of the Big Ten Medal of Honor.