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
The No. 13 Gophers defeated the No. 11 Badgers in the fourth-annual Minnesota vs. Wisconsin Dual on Saturday
Minnesota got an early start to the 2018 season on the road in Brookings, S.D., Friday night
2016-17 • Sophomore Season: Competed at six meets for Barton during the indoor season • repeated as NJCAA national champion in the pentathlon with a score of 3,943 points and placed fifth in the 60m hurdles (8.71), eighth in shot put (13.77m, 45-02.25), 12th in long jump (5.46m, 17-11), and 13th in high jump (1.61m, 5-03.25) at the 2017 NJCAA Indoor Track & Field Championships • competed at five meets during the outdoor season • repeated as NJCAA national champion in the javelin (career-best 48.92m, 160-06) and heptathlon (5,227) and placed seventh in the 100m hurdles (14.46), and 11th in shot put (12.44m, 40-09.75) at the 2017 NJCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships • named NJCAA First Team Field All-American in pentathlon, javelin, and heptathlon.
2015-16 • Freshman Season: Began collegiate career at Barton Community College in great Bend, Kan. • competed at six meets during the indoor season with appearances in the 60m hurdles, 800m, 4x400m relay, shot put, high jump, long jump, and pentathlon • won NJCAA national title in the pentathlon with a national record 4,003 points, finished as national runner-up in the 60m hurdles (8.58) and placed fourth in long jump (5.69m, 18-08.00) at the 2016 NJCAA Indoor Track & Field Championships • competed at six meets with appearances in the 100m, 200m, 800m, 100m hurdles, high jump, long jump, shot put, javelin, and heptathlon • won heptathlon with a career-best 5,397 points at the West Texas A&M Classic and Multi • two-time NJCAA national champion outdoors, winning javelin with a throw of 45.10m (147-11) and winning the heptathlon with a score of 5,201 along with placing eighth in both the 100m hurdles (14.54) and shot put (career-best 14.23m, 46-08.25) at the 2016 NJCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships • named NJCAA First Team Field All-American in pentathlon, javelin, and heptathlon and NJCAA Second Team Track All-American in 60m hurdles.
High School: A 2015 graduate of St. Andrew Technical High School • competed in track & field and netball in high school.
Personal: Born March 10, 1996 • daughter of June Lee and Lawrence • has three siblings, Kanika, Ramona, and Dian • intends to study sociology.
|Champagnie's Indoor Career Bests (2017 Final)|
|800m||2:30.43||Before Minnesota (2017)|
|60m Hurdles||8.47||Before Minnesota (2017)|
|High Jump||1.70m, 5-07.00||Before Minnesota (2016)|
|Long Jump||5.73m||Before Minnesota (2016)|
|Shot Put||14.00m||Before Minnesota (2017)|
|Pentathlon||4,003||Before Minnesota (2016)|
|Champagnie's Outdoor Career Bests (2017 Final)|
|100m||12.72||Before Minnesota (2016)|
|200m||25.32||Before Minensota (2016)|
|800m||2:37.26||Before Minnesota (2017)|
|100m Hurdles||14.12||Before Minnesota (2016)|
|High Jump||1.66m||Before Minnesota (2017)|
|Long Jump||5.53m, 18-01.50||Before Minnesota (2016)|
|Shot Put||14.23m, 46-08.25||Before Minnesota (2016)|
|Javelin||48.92m, 160-06||Before Minnesota (2017)|
|Heptathlon||5,397||Before Minnesota (2016)|
Gophers Rewrite Weight Throw Top-10
2/17/2018 - W. Track & Field
Gophers Kaitlyn Long, Agnes Esser, and Nayoka Clunis recorded the top-three weight throw marks in program history Saturday.
Alum Omeoga Set for Olympic Debut
2/16/2018 - W. Track & Field
Gophers alumna Akuoma Omeoga will compete at the Winter Olympic Games as a member of Nigeria's bobsleigh team.
Gophers to Celebrate Seniors
2/15/2018 - W. Track & Field
Minnesota will honor its senior class during the Parents Day Invite at the University of Minnesota Fieldhouse on Saturday.