The Gophers will split the team at Concordia St. Paul and Virginia this weekend
Nicolle Murphy, Agnes Esser and Jamie Piepenburg won individual titles to lead the Gophers
Agnes Esser won the discus to lead Minnesota on day one of the John McDonnell Invitational
Minnesota is set to compete in Fayetteville, Ark., this Friday and Saturday
Senior Devin Stanford broke the Minnesota school record in the hammer throw Friday
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 intends to major in general psychology or exercise sciences interests include fine arts, drawing and painting.