Year on Team: 1st
High School: Mankato West High School
Previous Cheer Team/All-Star Gym: Previously a gymnast
Favorite Stunt: Full up
Favorite Tumbling Pass: Round off two handsprings layout
Favorite Place on Campus: Centennial Dining Hall
Favorite sport to watch/cheer for: Football
What made you want to cheer at the U of M? I have been a gymnast all my life and I wanted to do something similar and fun!
When/where did you first start cheering? U of M tryouts
What's something that most people don't know about you? I am great at imitating accents
What non-cheering accomplishment are you most proud of? Receiving the Dave Larson scholarship and being accepted into the College of Biological Sciences
What do you like to do when you're not cheering? Spend time with friends and family, ride horses, learn about biology
What is your favorite memory of this team? Never feeling left out and everyone working so hard to help me become a cheerleader
What are you looking forward to on this team? Pushing myself and my team to reach new goals. Also, cheering at games.
Do you have any tips for high school cheerleaders who want to continue in college? No matter how much experience you have (even none), you can do anything if you try your hardest!
Goldy Gopher Featured in Minnesota Daily
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Spirit Squads during 2015 Football Season
Check out photos of the Spirit Squads performing at Gopher football games this season.
Goldy Featured in the New York Times
Goldy Gopher and the spinning of his head were featured in the New York Times.