Gopher Rowing will open the 2017-18 campaign at the Head of the Mississippi in Minneapolis this weekend.
The Gophers totaled 282 Academic All-Big Ten honorees for the 2015-16 academic year.
The Gophers totaled 283 Academic All-Big Ten honorees for the 2015-16 academic year.
2016-17 | JUNIOR Academic All-Big Ten Selection and received Big Ten Distinguished Scholar Award • placed First in Varsity 4+ and Third in Varsity 8+ at Head of the Mississippi (10/01) • competed in the 2V8 at Cardinal Invitational (3/11), 2V8 at Big Ten Double Duel (4/8), 2V8 at Clemson Invitational (4/22-4/23) and 2V8 at Big Ten Championships (5/14) during the spring season.
2015-16 | SOPHOMORE Academic All-Big Ten selection and CRCA Scholar-Athlete Award winner • finished eight in Varsity 4+ at the Head of the Des Moines (9/26) • competed with the Second Varsity Eight and earned a pair of first place and a second place finish (3/13) • claimed two first place finishes with the Second Varsity Eight at the Doc Hosea Invitational (4/2-4/3) • earned a pair of first place finishes with the Second Varsity Eight vs. Iowa and Indiana (4/9) • earned two second place finishes at Wisconsin with the Second Varsity Eight (4/23) • finished second with the Second Varsity Eight at the Border Battle Regatta (5/1) • placed sixth with the Second Varsity Eight at Big Ten Championships (5/15).
2014-15 | FRESHMAN Competed on the Novice Team • rowed 2N8 at Head of the Mississippi (10/3) and San Diego Crew Classic (3/28 & 29) • continued to row with 2N8 at the Big Ten Double Dual where Minnesota swept Rutgers (4/11) • compted with 3V4 at Devil's Lake Challenge (5/2) and the Big Ten Championships (5/16) where the boat placed fourth.
HIGH SCHOOL Graduated Salutatorian from Luther High School in 2014 • member of National Honor Society • named third team All-State and first team All-Conference in softball • earned varsity letters in fast-pitch softball and robotics.
PERSONAL Born Emily Ann Appold on January 1, 1996 to parents Joel and Patti Appold • has one brother, Andrew • majoring in Kinesiology • completed 10 years of Martial Arts ending as a third degree black belt • outside interests include being outside, spending time with friends, family and her dog, drawing, painting, training for and running triathlons, and coaching softball • plans to major in kinesiology at Minnesota.
Gophers finish fall season in Sunday exhibition
10/29/2017 - W. Rowing
The Gopher Rowing program wrapped up the fall portion of its season on Sunday hosting Big Ten rival Wisconsin in an exhibition dual on the Mississippi River.
Gophers host Wisconsin in exhibition Sunday
10/26/2017 - W. Rowing
Gopher Rowing will close out the fall season with an exhibition dual against Big Ten rival Wisconsin this weekend on the Mississippi River in Minneapolis.
Sterneman featured in hometown paper
10/27/2017 - W. Rowing
Gopher Rowing received a bit of publicity this week as senior Allison Sterneman was featured in an article in her hometown paper, the Elk River Star News covering Zimmerman, Elk River,...