Aug. 27, 2012
The University of Minnesota men's and women's swimming and diving teams, along with members of the coaching staff, will join the throngs headed for the "Great Minnesota Get Together" when the squads make their annual appearance at the Minnesota State Fair on Tuesday, Aug. 28 from 2:45 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. at the U of M Building on Don Patch Avenue.
The Gopher women will take the stage first at 2:45 p.m., before the Gopher men make their appearance beginning at 3:15 p.m., and will answer questions and chat with fans about the upcoming and much-anticipated season.
The Minnesota State Fair runs through Labor Day, Sept. 3.
Bacon, Siwicki Compete in National Events
The Gophers had representation and USA Diving and USA Swimming events over the weekend.
Purdy Named Head Coach at Youngstown State
The longtime Gophers assistant was on staff for five women's Big Ten Championship team victories.
Gideon Louw Promoted to Associate Head Coach
Gophers sprinters have flourished under Louw's tutelage. He will take on additional roles this year.