Allie Heifort  
Allie  Heifort

Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Bemidji, Minn.

High School:
Bemidji HS

Event:
Throws

Birthdate:
12/08/1994


05/08/2015

Gophers Win Three Titles at Eagle Open

Taylor Mikkalson, Katie Murgic and Lyndsey Thorpe won events to lead the Gophers Friday

04/29/2015

Gophers Take Home Seven Titles

Minnesota won seven events at the Tommie Twilight Wednesday evening

04/24/2015

Throwers Lead Gophers at Triton Invitational

Minnesota earned eight career-best marks on Friday, including seven in the throws

04/22/2015

Gophers Win Five Titles at Hamline

Devin Stanford took home titles in the hammer and discus to lead Minnesota Wednesday afternoon

04/18/2015

Gophers Win Three Titles at Holst Invite

Taylor Mikkalson, Kate Shelerud and Heta Tuuri won titles to lead Minnesota at Concordia-St. Paul Saturday

2015 Season – Indoor: Competed in the shot put and the weight throw and recorded career-best marks in both events • recorded a career-best throw of 13.24m (43-05.25) in the shot put to place sixth at the Minnesota Open • recorded a career-best throw of 15.85m (52-00.00) in the weight throw to place seventh at the St. Thomas Showcase.

2015 Season – Outdoor: Competed in the shot put, discus and hammer throw with career-best marks in all three events • placed third in the shot put with a career-best throw of 13.54m (44-05.25) at the Jaguar Challenge • recorded a career best of 43.61m (143-01) in the discus at the Triton Invitational • placed eighth in the hammer at the Eagle Open with a career-best mark of 49.10m (161-01).

2014 Season: Redshirted the indoor and outdoor track & field seasons.

High School: A 2013 graduate of Bemidji High School • high school track & field coach was Chris Lehman • two-time all-state honoree in track & field (2012, 2013) • track & field team placed fifth at the Minnesota Class AA State Meet as a senior • three-time state meet competitor in the shot put, placing 16th (34-6 1/4) as a freshman, 10th (38-6 1/4) as a junior and fifth (40-9 1/4) as a senior • two-time state meet competitor in the discus, placing seventh (136-9) as a junior and eighth (122-8) as a senior • two-time conference champion in shot put (2009, 2013) and discus (2012, 2013) • set Bemidji High School records in shot put (43-5) and discus (139-9) • four-year letterwinner in track & field, volleyball and hockey • earned all-section and all-conference honors in volleyball and hockey • two-time state-tournament participant in volleyball • team captain and MVP in volleyball and hockey • earned academic all-state honors in volleyball (three years), track & field (three years) and hockey (two years).

Personal: Born December 8, 1994 • daughter of Ernie and Shannon Heifort • has two siblings, Ernie and Gabe • brother Ernie plays football for the Gophers • father played football at Bemidji State from 1986-1990 • intends to major in medicine.

Heifort's Indoor Career Bests (2015 Final)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
Shot Put 43-05.25, 13.24m Minnesota Open (1/17/15)
Weight Throw 52-00.00, 15.85m St. Thomas Showcase (2/13/15)
Heifort's Outdoor Career Bests (2015 Final)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
Shot put 44-05.25, 13.54m Jaguar Challenge (3/20/15)
Discus 143-01, 43.61m Triton Invitational (4/25/15)
Hammer Throw 161-01, 49.10m UW-La Crosse Eagle Open (5/8/15)