Take a look back at Minnesota's 2015 track & field season
Taylor Mikkalson, Katie Murgic and Lyndsey Thorpe won events to lead the Gophers Friday
The Gophers will compete at St. Thomas, Hamline and Iowa this week
Minnesota had 10 top-10 finishes at the Janis Rider Invitational Saturday
Anne Ferguson, Devin Stanford, Agnes Esser and Audra Winter won events for Minnesota
2015 Season - Indoor: Ran seven races • ran career-best times in the 600m (1:36.48) and 800m (2:14.95) • placed sixth in the mile in a season-best 5:15.85 at the Minnesota Open • finished as 600m runner-up in 1:36.48 at the Parents Day Invite • ran on the runner-up 4x400m relay at the Parents Day Invite and the sixth-place distance medley relay at the Meyo Invitational.
2015 Season - Outdoor: Ran eight races • placed third in the 800m in a season-best 2:15.06 at the Eagle Open • ran a season-best 4:53.66 in the 1,500m at the Jaguar Challenge • ran on the 4x400m relay at the Musco Twilight and the Janis Rider Invite • Academic All-Big Ten honoree.
2014 Season - Indoor: Ran eight races • ran a career-best 5:03.38 in the mile at Iowa State Classic • finished sixth in the 800m in a season-best 2:16.60 at Parents Day Open • took seventh in the mile (5:07.12) at UW-River Falls Invite • ran on the first-place 4x400m relay team (4:06.55) at UW-River Falls Invite • ran on second-place distance medley relay (12:06.05) at Parents Day open.
2014 Season - Outdoor: Ran six races • recorded career-best times in the 800m (2:13.53) and 1,500m (4:36.87) • placed third in 800m (2:13.53) at UW-La Crosse • ran the 800m at Meet of the Unsaintly (2:15.10) and Carleton Relays (2:16.73) • finished sixth in 1,500m (4:36.87) at Spec Towns Invitational • ran on the second-place 4x400m relay (4:02.67) at Carleton Relays.
2013 Season - Indoor: Finished third in the 800m at the Parents Day Open (2:16.40) • posted a season-best mile time at the Iowa State Classic (5:06.50) • ran the 4x400m relay at the Bison Classic.
2013 Season - Outdoor: Placed 10th in the 1,500m at the Musco Twilight with a season-best time of 4:40.85 • ran in the 4x400m relay at the Alabama Invite.
2012 Season: Redshirted the 2011 cross country season and the 2012 indoor and outdoor track seasons.
High School: A 2011 graduate of Arrowhead High School in Hartland, Wis. • high school coach was Curt Kaczor • four-year team captain for both cross country and track and field • four-time letterwinner in both cross country and track and field • team finished third at cross country state championship • also participated in basketball, earning all-area honors as a senior • four-year honor roll member • academic all-state honoree • cross country state champions in 2007 • state runner-up in the 800m • National Honor Society member.
Personal: Born May 19, 1993 • majoring in nursing • daughter of Jeff and Vickie Zeman • has one brother named Tyler and a sister named Abby • has a dog named Zuzu • enjoys volunteering, being outside, playing basketball, snowboarding and coffee.
|Zeman's Indoor Career Bests (2015 Final)|
|600m||1:36.48||Parents Day (2/21/15)|
|800m||2:14.95||Iowa State Classic (2/14/15)|
|Mile||5:03.38||Iowa State Classic (2/14-15/14)|
|Zeman's Outdoor Career Bests (2015 Final)|
|800m||2:13.53||UW-La Crosse (5/9/14)|
|1,500m||4:36.87||Spec Towns Invite (4/12/14)|
Eight Gophers Advance to NCAA Championship
Minnesota's eight NCAA Championship qualifiers matches the most in program history.
Seniors Lead Gophers' NCAA Qualifiers
Liz Berkholtz, Nicolle Murphy, Lyndsey Thorpe, Heta Tuuri, and Kaila Urick join Jess Lehman in advancing to the NCAA Championship.
Day One NCAA West Prelim Action Postponed
Due to inclement weather, Thursday's competition at the NCAA West Prelim is postponed until Friday.