The Gophers won three running events and three field events Saturday
Women's track and field leads the way with 45 recognized individuals
2014 Season: Did not compete during the indoor or outdoor seasons Academic All-Big Ten honoree.
2013 Season - Indoor: Ran the mile (5:33.89) at the Jack Johnson Classic took 13th in the 3,000m at the Northwest Open (11:25.08).
2013 Season - Outdoor: Did not compete during the outdoor season Academic All-Big Ten honoree.
2012 Season - Indoor: Best mile time came at the Jack Johnson Classic (5:34.99) also competed at the MSU Open, Parents Day Open (1,000m), and Northwest Open.
2012 Season - Outdoor: Competed in the 800m at the Holst Invitational (2:35.72) competed in the 1,500m at the Hamline Twilight (5:32.97).
2011 Season: Redshirted the indoor and outdoor seasons.
High School: A 2010 graduate of Perham High School high school coaches were Jeff Morris and Kay Morris cross country team placed second twice and third once at the Minnesota Class A state meet was part of a 2007 Minnesota Class A state champion 4x800m relay finished second in the 1,600m at the 2008 state meet earned All-Heart of the Lakes Conference honors 2007-09 set school record in 1,600m and 4x800m relay graduated with highest honors.
Personal: Born September 23, 1991 nursing major daughter of Kim and Laura Anderson has siblings Zach, Gabriele, Caleb, and a twin brother, Ben sister, Gabriele, finished fourth in the 1500m at the 2012 Olympic Trials Gabriele ran track and cross country for Minnesota and was the 2010 NCAA runner-up in the 1500m enjoys drawing, ice cream, camping, biking, and watching Gopher baseball with Kaitlin Mincke.
|Anderson's Indoor Career Bests (2014 Final)|
|1,000m||3:18.96||Parents Day (2/18/12)|
|Mile||5:33.89||Jack Johnson (1/19/13)|
|3,000m||11:25.08||Northwest Open (1/12/13)|
|Anderson's Outdoor Career Bests (2014 Final)|
|800m||2:35.72||Holst Invitational (4/21/12)|
|1,500m||5:32.87||Hamline Twilight (4/25/12)|
Groundbreaking for T&F Stadium Set for Friday
The University of Minnesota and Gopher Athletics will break ground on the new outdoor track & field facility on Friday, Oct. 20, at 11 a.m. CT.
Freshman Friday: Molly Roach
Get to know Gophers rookie Molly Roach, a mid-distance runner from Bloomington, Minn.
Warm-Up Lap: Q&A with Elyse Prescott
Sophomore Elyse Prescott checks in before the Gophers travel to the Nuttycombe Wisconsin Invitational this week.