Agnes Esser  
Agnes  Esser


McBride, B.C.

High School:
Francis Kelsey Secondary School



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Season Recap: A Look Back at 2015

Take a look back at Minnesota's 2015 track & field season


Esser Takes 11th at World University Games

Agnes Esser finished 11th in the discus, representing her home country of Canada at the World University Games


Esser to Compete at World University Games

Gophers freshman Agnes Esser will compete for her home country of Canada this week


Markland, Spagnola Break Program Records

Minnesota program records fell in the 400m dash and 100m hurdles on day two of the NCAA West Prelim


Stanford Punches Ticket to NCAA Championship

Action continues at the NCAA West Preliminary Friday and Saturday

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2015 Season -- Indoor: Competed in shot put at six meets and competed in weight throw twice • finished the season ranked 10th among all-time Gopher throwers with a season-best throw of 15.21m (49-11) in shot put • won shot put at the Parents Day Invite and Minnesota Open • placed 11th in shot put with a throw of 14.13m (46-04.25) at the Big Ten Championship • recorded a season-best throw of 15.64m (51-03.75) in weight throw at the Husker Invitational.

2015 Season -- Outdoor: Competed at nine meets in the shot put (five meets), discus (eight meets), and hammer throw (six meets) • recorded career-best marks in all three events at the Musco Twilight, winning the discus (54.38m, 178-05) and placing fifth in both the shot put (14.35m, 47-01.00) and the hammer throw (58.40m, 191-07) • ended the season ranked fifth in the discus (54.38m) and ninth in the hammer throw (58.40m) among all-time Gopher throwers • placed fourth in the discus (52.93m, 173-8.25) and 20th in the shot put (12.79m, 41-11.50) at the Big Ten Championships • qualified for the NCAA West Prelim in both the discus (22nd, 52.08m) and the hammer throw (40th, 54.67m).

High School: A 2013 graduate of Frances Kelsey Secondary School in Mill Bay, British Columbia • placed 12th in the discus for Team Canada at the 2014 IAAF World Junior Championships in Eugene, Ore. • won the discus title at the 2014 Canadian Junior Track & Field Championships with a throw of 46.32m • finished second in the discus and third in the shot put at the 2013 Canadian Jr. Track & Field Championships • competed for Team Canada at the 2013 Pan American Junior Athletics Championship in Medellin, Colombia, and placed fourth in the shot put and fifth in the discus • begins her collegiate career with personal bests of 14.17m in the shot put, 49.75m in the discus and 38m in the hammer • also played basketball and volleyball for Frances Kelsey Secondary.

Personal: Born August 22, 1995 • daughter of Clemens Esser and Roselyn Evans • has four siblings, Hank, Teo, Lilly and Walter • majoring in psychology • interests include fine arts, drawing and painting.

Esser's Indoor Career Bests (2015 Final)
Event Mark (All-Time Rank) Meet (Date)
Shot Put 49-11, 15.21m (AT-10th) Minnesota-Wisconsin Dual (1/24/15)
Weight Throw 51-03.75, 15.64m Husker Invitational (2/6-7/15)
Esser's Outdoor Career Bests (2015 Final)
Event Mark (All-Time Rank) Meet (Date)
Shot Put 47-01, 14.35m Musco Twilight (5/2/15)
Discus 178-05, 54.38m (AT-5th) Musco Twilight (5/2/15)
Hammer Throw 191-07, 58.40m (AT-9th) Musco Twilight (5/2/15)