Anne Haakenstad
Anne  Haakenstad

RS Junior

Minnetonka, Minn.

High School:
Minnetonka HS




Minnesota Wins 10 Events at UST

Agnes Esser and Rachel Schow both won two events to lead the Gophers at the Tommie Twilight


Gophers Wrap Up Four-Meet Week

Minnesota competed at Drake, Kansas, and Macalester on Saturday


Distance Gophers Ready for Track

The Gophers hope to build off a strong cross country season on the track this spring


Gophers Compete at Macalester Invite

Minnesota had 10 top-10 finishes at the Janis Rider Invitational Saturday


Gophers Win Three Titles at Holst Invite

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


Gopher Women Track at St Thomas

Minnesota at the Tommie Twilight Meet


W. Track Parents Day Open February 2015

Photos of Gopher Women's Track & Field at the Parents Day Invite on February 21, 2015.


W.Track Concordia April 2015

Photos of Gopher Women's Track & Field at the Concordia Invitational on April 18th, 2015


W.Track Macalester April 2015

Gopher Women's Track & Field Macalester Invitational April 25th, 2015.


W.Track St.Thomas April 2015

Gopher Women's Track & Field competes at St.Thomas on April 29, 2015.

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2016 Season - Indoor: Ran nine races with appearances in the 400m, 600m, 800m, and 4x400m relay • ran a career-best 1:03.76 to place seventh in the 400m at the UST Invite • placed ninth in the 600m in a season-best 1:40.41 at the Parents Day Invite • ran a season-best 2:22.57 in the 800m at the St. Thomas Showcase.

2016 Season - Outdoor: Ran five races • ran a career-best 1:00.58 in the 400m and led off the runner-up 4x400m relay (4:00.28) at the Tommie Twilight • finished seventh in the 800m in a season-best 2:18.64 at the Hamline Invitational.

2015 Season -- Indoor: Ran four races with two appearances in the 600m and two in the 800m • placed seventh in the 600m in a career-best 1:39.71 at Parents Day Invite • ran a career-best 2:20.13 in the 800m at the Iowa State Classic.

2015 Season -- Outdoor: Ran six races, including four appearances in the 800m • ran a season-best 2:17.76 to place 11th in the 800m at the Tommie Twilight • ran a season-best 1:01.45 in the 400m at the Janis Rider Invite • ran on the runner-up 4x400m relay at the Janis Rider Invite.

2014 Season: Redshirted the 2013 cross country season and the 2014 indoor and outdoor track & field seasons.

High School: A 2013 graduate of Minnetonka High School • part of two first-place relays that helped propel Minnetonka to the 2013 state track and field title • won the 4x800m and 4x400m relays, setting a school record (3:53.03) in the 4x400m prelims • 4x400m also earned all-state honors in 2011 • 2013 Lake Conference champion in the 4x400m and runner-up in the 4x800m • lettered in cross country as a senior.

Personal: Born September 13, 1994 • daughter of Lisa and Matt Haakenstad • was a high school teammate of current Gopher Megan Bailey • has one brother, Mark • majoring in neuroscience • enjoys piano, traveling, camping, mission work and hanging out with friends and family.

Haakenstad's Indoor Career Bests (2016 Final)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
400m 1:03.67 St. Thomas Invite (1/22/16)
600m 1:39.71 Parents Day Invite (2/21/15)
800m 2:20.13 Iowa State Classic (2/14/15)
Haakenstad's Outdoor Career Bests (2016 Final)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
400m 1:00.58 Tommie Twilight (5/4/16)
800m 2:17.76 Tommie Twilight (4/29/15)


New Outdoor Track and Field Facility Approved


The University’s Board of Regents approved a plan during its October meeting to construct a new, competition-level outdoor track and field stadium on the East Bank of campus

Warm-Up Lap: Q&A with Erin Hawkins


Catch up with Gophers senior sprinter Erin Hawkins as the women's track & field team trains for the upcoming season.

B1G Champions Honored at Gopher Football


The Gophers' 2016 Big Ten Championship team was honored at TCF Bank Stadium Saturday.

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