David Kraus
David Kraus


High School:
Owatonna Senior High School

Year in School: Junior

Year on Team: 2nd

Major: Industrial & Systems Engineering

High School: Owatonna Senior High School

Favorite place on campus: Rapson Hall Library

Favorite sport: Squash

What made you want to come to the University of Minnesota? All of my family went to the U of M

What's something that most people don't know about you? I have 3 brothers who all went/go to the U of M with me.

What accomplishment are you most proud of? Receiving the Rookie of the Year award last year.

What is your favorite memory on this team? Grant Hopke getting hit by a Michigan State player during the U of M & Michigan State game.

What are you looking forward to while being a part of this team? Competing for the U of M at nationals

Favorite food: Wild Rice Soup

Favorite Halloween Costume: Paul Bunyan

Something that made you laugh so hard it made you cry: Lee Bye


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