Women's track and field leads the way with 45 recognized individuals
Minnesota's varsity eight A boat finished secondin the main event.
The varsity 8+ will open the competition at 10:00 a.m.
The varsity squad returns to action Oct. 14 at the Head of the Rock in Rockford, Ill.
Races will take place at East River Flats Park.
2011-12 Sophomore Season: Defeated Kansas, Buffalo and Duke and competed against Virginia with the 2V4 at the Oak Ridge Invitational (3/17-18) ... Defeated Indiana and Ohio State as a member of the 2V4 at the Big Ten Double Dual (4/7) ... Defeated San Diego, Northeastern, Penn State and Michigan State as a member of the First Varsity Four at the Virginia Invitational (4/14-15) ... Defeated Wisconsin with the 1V4 in the Home Dual vs. the Badgers (4/29) ... placed fifth in the Big Ten Championships with the 1V4 (5/13) ... Academic All-Big Ten honoree.
2010-11 Freshman Season: Competed with the First Novice Eight throughout the season ... placed fourth at the Big Ten Championships (5/15) ... rowed against the Badgers at the Wisconsin Dual (5/1) ... also competed against Michigan and Michigan State at the Big Ten Double Duals (4/9) ... placed first vs. Tennessee at the Tennessee Dual (3/20).
High School: Graduated with honors from Henry Sibley High School in 2009 ... earned six athletic letters in both cross country and track and five letters in nordic skiing ... was a five-time all-conference selection in nordic skiing and was twice named all-conference in both cross country and track ... earned the Athena Award and was named Henry Sibley's Most Valuable Senior Female Athlete ...
Personal: Born October 30, 1990 ... daughter of Elizabeth Moran and Dave and Molly Moran ... has six siblings, Michael, Andrew, Tyler, Tom, Megan and Ryan ... her brother Mike played baseball at the University of St. Thomas ... majoring in human resources ... likes to ski, golf and run in her spare time
Gophers to Visit Minnesota State Fair
Golden Gopher teams and coaches are scheduled to appear at the 2016 Minnesota State Fair Aug. 29-31.
Summer Off Campus: Kortney Luedloff
Luedloff, a management information systems major in the Carlson School of Management from Waconia, Minn., worked as a technology consulting analyst for Accenture in Minneapolis.
Summer Off Campus: Lauren Miller
Miller, a neuroscience major from St. Cloud, gained valuable professional and athletic experience in Boston this summer.