The No. 13 Gophers defeated the No. 11 Badgers in the fourth-annual Minnesota vs. Wisconsin Dual on Saturday
The Gophers competed locally at the Hamline Women's Twilight meet on Wednesday evening
Minnesota won all 12 events in which the team competed at the local meet Friday evening
Learn about the women's track & field event groups and what to watch for in the upcoming season
2017 Season - Indoor: Competed unattached at four meets.
2017 Season - Outdoor: Competed unattached at five meets.
High School: A 2016 graduate of Wausau West High School where she competed for coaches John Masanz and Tom Wanzerski • four-year track & field letterwinner who also ran cross country for three years • four-year all-state, all-city, and all-conference track & field honoree • six-time Wisconsin Valley Conference champion • 13-time state-qualifier with five top-five finishes • won the 4x400m relay in a state record 3:50.75 at the 2016 WIAA Track & Field Division 1 State Championship as a senior, also placing 10th in the 200m (25.82), 13th in long jump (17-00.75), and 13th in the 4x200m relay • took fourth in the 200-meter dash (24.93) and fifth in the long jump (18-02.00) along with placing 12th in the 4x200m relay and 19th in the 4x100m relay at the 2015 state meet as a junior • ran on Wausau West’s fourth-place 4x200m relay (1:42.61) and sixth-place 4x100m relay (49.33) at the state championship along with finishing 14th in the 200m dash (26.42) and 20th in long jump (15-05.75) at the 2014 state meet as a sophomore • led off the Warriors’ fifth-place state 4x200m relay team (1:43.93) as a freshman • three-time recipient of the Warriors’ Most Valuable Athlete award after earning Rookie of the Year honors in 2013 • holds Wausau West school records in 55m indoor, 100m outdoor, 200m outdoor, 4x100m relay, 4x200m relay, 4x400m relay, and long jump • owns high school personal best marks of 12.46 for 100m, 24.93 for 200m, 63.96 for 400m, and 18-07.50 in long jump.
Personal: Born January 15, 1998 • daughter of Christine and David Faucett • has one sibling, Anna • undecided on a major.
|Faucett's Indoor Career Bests (2017 Final)|
|60m||8.11 (UA)||Parents Day Invite (2/18/17)|
|200m||27.12 (UA)||St. Thomas Invite (1/20/17)|
|400m||1:02.98 (UA)||UST Showcase (2/10/17)|
|Faucett's Outdoor Career Bests (2017 Final)|
|100m||12.87 (UA)||Janis Rider Invite (4/29/17)|
|200m||26.29 (UA)||Holst Invitational (4/22/17)|
|Long Jump||5.32m, 17-05.50 (UA)||BearCat Twilight (5/3/17)|
Gophers Begin Outdoor with Six Event Titles
3/15/2018 - W. Track & Field
Minnesota opened the 2018 outdoor season at the Cougar Spring Break Invitational on Thursday.
Outdoor Season to Begin Thursday
3/14/2018 - W. Track & Field
Members of the Gopher women's track & field team are set to kick off the 2018 outdoor campaign at the Cougar Spring Break Invitational.
Five Gophers Named All-Americans
3/13/2018 - W. Track & Field
Kaitlyn Long and Kiley Sabin led Minnesota as First Team All-Americans at the NCAA Indoor Track & Field Championship.