The season opener came down to one-one hundredth of a second for the No. 17 Minnesota women’s swimming and diving team who edged their way past No. 23 Florida State, 153.5-146.5. The No. 21 Golden Gopher men’s swim and diving team fell short of an upset over No. 20. Florida State falling 179-121.
High School: 2017 graduate of Foley High School • high school coaches include Jen Piepgras and Susan Albers • letterwinner in swimming and golf • six-time All-Conference and All-Section honoree • five-time All-State selection • two-time Central Minnesota Swimmer of the Year • Class A Swimmer of the Year • section 5A Swimmer of the Year • state finishes senior year: first in 200 free and 100 free, third in 200 free relay and 15th in medley relay • state finishes junior year: first in 500 free and second in 200 free • state finishes sophomore year: second in 200 free and third in 100 free • state finishes freshman year: third in 100 free and fifth in 50 free • member of St. cloud YMCA Swim team • 207 USA State Champion in 50 free SCY • 2014 USA State Champion in 100 fly LCM • 2014 & 2015 YMCA Nationals participant.
Personal: Born September 23, 1998 • daughter of Tracy and Scot Milstroh • has one sibling, Jessica • enjoys golf, music and cooking • plans to major in nutrition.
Meet the Newcomers: Patricia Van Law
12/14/2017 - W. Swimming
GopherSports.com had the chance to talk to Minnesota women's swimming and diving freshman Patricia Van Law about her expereinces so far. The Highlands Rach, Colo. native currrently plans ...
Meet the Newcomers: Brittany Horn
12/7/2017 - W. Swimming
In our first edition of Meet the Newcomers, GopherSports.com catches up with freshman Brittany Horn. She hails from Appleton, Wisc. and competes in the freestyle events.
Padington Earns B1G Weekly Honor
12/6/2017 - W. Swimming
Freshman Mackenzie Padington collected her second career Freshman of the Week honor, as announced by the Big Ten Conference office Wednesday afternoon.