Kaitlyn Long won the weight throw and the Gophers finished as runners-up in the 600m, mile, and pole vault
Karlie Place finished as pole vault runner-up to lead Minnesota on day one of the Big Ten Championship
Titania Markland won the 800m in a career-best 2:07.12 to lead the Gophers on day two at the Music City Challenge
No. 10 Minnesota split the squad at three meets at Iowa State, Vandervilt, and St. Thomas on Friday evening
The Jack Johnson Classic continues at 10 a.m. CT Saturday at the University of Minnesota Fieldhouse
2017 Season - Indoor: Competed unattached at six meets, including two appearances in the pentathlon at the SDSU Holiday Open and the Jack Johnson Classic.
2017 Season - Outdoor: Competed unattached at six meets, including winning lone heptathlon appearance at the CSB-SJU Invite/Heptathlon • won high jump at four meets • cleared 1.73m (5-08.00) to place fourth in high jump at the USATF Outdoor Junior Championship.
High School: A 2016 graduate of Eden Prairie High School where she competed for coaches Jummy Barlass and Bill Terriquez • four-year letterwinner in track & field • three-year all-state performer and four-year all-conference honoree • 10-time Minnesota Class AA State Track & Field Championship qualifier • won back-to-back state titles in high jump as a senior (5-07) and junior (5-07) along with placing fourth as a sophomore (5-04) and 12th as a freshman (5-02) • took sixth in the 100m hurdles at the state meet as both a senior (15.12) and a junior (14.94) • a two-time state meet qualifier in the 300m hurdles, placing 11th as a junior (46.29) and 13th as a senior (47.79) • two-time state meet participant with Eden Prairie’s 4x100m relay team, taking seventh as a senior (49.19) and fourth as a junior (48.75) • six-time Lake Conference champion in high jump (2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016), 100m hurdles (2016), and 300m hurdles (2016) • broke Eden Prairie’s school record in high jump twice, clearing 5-08.25 as a junior and 5-09 as a senior • member of Eden Prairie’s school record 4x100m relay team at 48.32 seconds • named 2016 USATF All-American after tying for fifth in high jump (1.72m, 5-07.75) at the 2016 USATF Junior Outdoor Track & Field Championships • owns high school personal-best marks of 15.54 seconds in the 100m hurdles (2016), 44.75 seconds in the 300m hurdles (2016), and 5-09 in high jump (2016).
Personal: Born January 22, 1998 • daughter of Megan Woods and John Ramacher • has three siblings, Dominic, Austin, and Sophia • intends to major in sports management • enjoys hunting.
|Ramacher's Indoor Career Bests (2017 Final)|
|800m||2:33.62 (UA)||SDSU Holiday Open (12/2/16)|
|60m Hurdles||9.03 (UA)||Parents Day Invite (2/18/17)|
|High Jump||1.73m, 5-08.00 (UA)||SDSU Holiday Open (12/2/16)|
|Long Jump||5.22m, 17-01.50 (UA)||UST Showcase (2/10/17)|
|Shot Put||8.42m, 27-07.50 (UA)||Jack Johnson Classic (1/27/17)|
|Pentathlon||3,338 (UA)||SDSU Holiday Open (12/2/16)|
|Ramacher's Outdoor Career Bests (2017 Final)|
|200m||25.91 (UA)||BearCat Twilight (5/3/17)|
|800m||2:30.45 (UA)||CSB-SJU Invite/Heptathlon (4/9/17)|
|100m Hurdles||15.04 (UA)||CSB-SJU Invite/Heptathlon (4/8/17)|
|High Jump||1.80m, 5-10.75 (UA)||CSB-SJU Invite/Heptathlon (4/8/17)|
|Long Jump||5.21m, 17-01.25 (UA)||CSB-SJU Invite/Heptathlon (4/9/17)|
|Shot Put||9.22m, 30-03.00 (UA)||CSB-SJU Invite/Heptathlon (4/8/17)|
|Javelin||27.61m, 90-07 (UA)||Hamline Twilight (4/12/17)|
|Heptathlon||4,698 (UA)||CSB-SJU Invite/Heptathlon (4/8-9/17)|
Gophers Begin Outdoor Ranked No. 11
3/20/2018 - W. Track & Field
Minnesota ranks 11th in the nation in the USTFCCCA NCAA Division I National Team Computer Preseason Rankings.
Warm-Up Lap: Q&A with Shay Nielsen
3/20/2018 - W. Track & Field
Get to know Gophers redshirt sophomore Shay Nielsen as Minnesota kicks off the outdoor season.
Gophers Enjoy Spring Break Training
3/19/2018 - W. Track & Field
Members of the Gopher women's track & field team spent spring break training in Houston, Texas.