Jess Herauf repeated her runner-up showing in the pentathlon at the B1G indoor championship
Minnesota won five individual event titles at the UW-La Crosse Eagle Open Friday
Members of the team will compete at UW-La Crosse this Friday
Geyen, Bollig, Budd, Loberg and Murphy won their respective events at the Musco Twilight
The Gophers competed at the Meet of the Unsaintly on Saturday afternoon
2014 Season - Indoor: Competed in the shot put in six meets recorded a career-best throw of 48-07.50 (14.82m) to win the shot at Parents Day Open won the shot put at season-opening Northwest Open (47-01.50, 14.36m) finished 20th at Big Tens (43-06.50, 13.27m).
2014 Season - Outdoor: Competed solely in the shot put at seven meets finished 10th in the shot put at the Big Ten Championships with a throw of 47-03.50 (14.41m) recorded an outdoor season-best throw of 47-11.25 (14.61m) for third place at TSU Relays won the shot put at the Meet of the Unsaintly (46-02.75, 14.09m).
2013 Season - Indoor: Finished 11th in the shot put at the Big Ten Championships with a season-best mark of 47-6.50 (14.49m) won the shot put at the Northwest Open runner-up at the Parents Day Open.
2013 Season - Outdoor: Finished 11th in the shot put at the Big Ten Championships (46-0.50) landed a season-best mark of 47-10.75 (14.60m) at the Arkansas Invite won shot put at the Janis Rider Invite took second at the UNLV Invite.
2012 Season: Redshirted both the indoor and outdoor track and field seasons.
High School: A 2011 graduate of Mora High School high school coach was Derek Johnson four-time all-conference track and field athlete four-time most valuable team track and field athlete four-time all-conference shot put champion part of her high school's 4x100m relay championship team (2007) holds Mora's school record for the shot put with a mark of 44-6 lettered four times in track and field also lettered four years in basketball received most valuable player award in basketball.
Personal: Born November 20, 1992 intends to major in dietetics and nutrition daughter of Mike and Kris Osterdyk has two siblings named Nikki and Bobby enjoys barrel racing.
|Osterdyk's Indoor Career Bests (2014 Final)|
|Shot Put||48-07.50,14.82m||Parents Day Open (2/22/14)|
|Osterdyk's Outdoor Career Bests (2014 Final)|
|Shot Put||47-11.25, 14.61m||TSU Relays (3/22/14)|
Gophers Welcome Two New Staff Members
Director of operations Lyndsey Thorpe and athletic trainer Sarah Wambheim have joined the Gopher Athletics staff.
Spotakova Earns Olympic Bronze in Javelin
Gophers All-American Barbora Spotakova threw 64.80m in to place third in the javelin at the Rio Olympic Games.
Gophers to Visit Minnesota State Fair
Golden Gopher teams and coaches are scheduled to appear at the Minnesota State Fair Aug. 29-31.