Rachel Thies
Rachel Thies


High School:
AHST High School

Year in School: Senior

Year on Team: 4th

Major: Biology, Society, & Environment

High School: AHST

Favorite place on campus: Northrop stairs

Favorite sport: Football

What made you want to come to the University of Minnesota? Being in the Big Ten

What's something that most people don't know about you? I play piano

What accomplishment are you most proud of? Becoming an anatomy TA

What is your favorite memory on this team? Football games

What are you looking forward while being a part of this team? Meeting all the new people!

Favorite food: Guacamole

Favorite Halloween Costume: Step Team

Something that made you laugh so hard it made you cry: Hannah & Nicole doing jumping jacks


Goldy Gopher Featured in Minnesota Daily


The Minnesota Daily takes an in-depth look at the history of Goldy Gopher who dates back to 1952.

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.

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