Jack Zhao
Jack  Zhao


High School:
Harding Senior High School

Year on Team: 1st

Major: Undecided

High School: Harding Senior High School

Favorite Place on Campus: The Rec Center

Favorite sport to watch/cheer for: Football

What made you want to cheer at the U of M? Life is limited and I intend to make mine count. I set out to accomplish as many things as I can. "I came, I saw, I conquered" is my motto.

What's something that most people don't know about you? I am constantly thinking about things like the fate of the world, earth, universe.

What non-cheering accomplishment are you most proud of? Running a half marathon

What is your favorite memory of this team? Game days!

What are you looking forward to on this team? Memories, experiences and friendships

Do you have any tips for high school cheerleaders who want to continue in college? Never accept defeat and never quit.


Goldy Gopher: Heart of Gold

Goldy Gopher: Heart of Gold

4/19/2018 - Spirit Squad

Goldy Gopher is one of the most recognizable icons in the state of Minnesota, but what makes him such a special "face" of the University of Minnesota?

Goldy Gopher Wins National Championship

Goldy Gopher Wins National Championship

1/16/2018 - Spirit Squad

Minnesota spirit squads once again turned in elite performances at the recent 2018 UCA & UDA College Cheerleading And Dance Team National Championship in Orlando, Fla.

Ski-U-Mah Weekly: Goldy Edition

Ski-U-Mah Weekly: Goldy Edition

1/22/2018 - Spirit Squad

Goldy Gopher and mascot coach Jacob Schauf are this week's guests on Ski-U-Mah Weekly.

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