No. 11 Minnesota wrapped up the NCAA West Prelim with four more qualifications for the national meet on Saturday
Nineteen Gophers have secured 23 entries in 14 different events at the 2018 NCAA West Prelim
Matt Bingle was named the 2018 Big Ten Women's Outdoor Track & Field Coach of the Year
No. 10 Minnesota won the program's third outdoor and seventh overall Big Ten team title on Sunday.
Temi Ogunrinde and Nicolle Murphy won individual titles to lead the Golden Gophers on day one of the Big Ten Championship
2018 Season - Indoor: Ran eight races • placed sixth in the mile (4:47.58) and eighth in the 3,000m (9:25.82) at the Big Ten Championship • ran a career-best 4:42.02 in the mile prelims at the B1G Championship • ran a career-best 9:13.95 in the 3,000m to place seventh at the Iowa State Classic • ran a career-best 16:48.09 in the 5,000m to place third at the Minnesota Open • ran the 1200m leg of the fourth-place distance medley relay at the Power Five Invite, clocking a time of 11:07.53 to rank second in Minnesota history • ended the season ranked first in the 3,000m (9:13.95) and seventh in the mile (4:42.02) among all-time Gophers.
2018 Season - Outdoor: Named Academic All-Big Ten • ran eight races with four appearances each in the 1,500m and 5,000m • placed fifth in the 5,000m (16:47.61) and 11th in the 1,500m (4:34.98) at the Big Ten Championship • placed 22nd in the 5,000m (16:09.77) at the NCAA West Prelim • recorded a career-best time of 4:23.07 in prelims of the 1,500m at the B1G Championship • recorded a career-best time of 15:59.46 in the 5,000m at the Mt. SAC Relays, setting a new Minnesota program record • ended the season ranked first in the 5,000m (15:59.46) and 10th in the 1,500m (4:23.07) among all-time Gophers.
2017 Season - Indoor: Competed unattached at five meets, including winning the mile in 4:50.61 at the Parents Day Invite and finishing as runner-up in the 3,000m at three meets.
2017 Season - Outdoor: Competed unattached at five meets, including clocking career-best times in the 1,500m (4:31.73) and the 5,000m (16:24.06) • won the 1,500m (4:32.46) at the Hamline Twilight and the 5,000m (16:38.67) at the Hamline Invite.
High School: A 2016 graduate of Alexandria Area High School where she ran for coaches Mark Nelson, Travis Hochhalter, and Meghan Orgeman-Crumb • five-time letterwinner in cross country and six-time letterwinner in track & field • five-time all-state and All-Central Lakes Conference honoree in cross country • earned three All-American awards at Nike Cross Nationals in 2013, 2014, and 2015 • earned four top-three finishes at the Minnesota Class AA State Cross Country Championship, winning individual state titles as a senior (17:32 for 5K) and sophomore (13:53 for 4K) and finishing second as a junior (13:44 for 4K) and third as a freshman (14:05 for 4K) • Central Lakes Conference champion in 2012 and 2015 • named Minnesota Gatorade Cross Country Runner of the Year • owns high school cross country personal best of 17:06 for 5K (2014) • on the track, was a four-time All-Central Lakes Conference honoree (2012, 2014, 2015, 2016), three-time Central Lakes Conference champion in the 1,600m (2015, 2016) and 3,200m (2015), and three-year all-state honoree (2014, 2015, 2016) • six-time Minnesota Class AA State Track & Field Championship qualifier, winning back-to-back 1,600m titles as a junior (4:47) and senior (4:46) and also placing third in the 1,600m as a sophomore (4:53) • took third in the 3,200m along with her 1,600m title as a senior to help lead Alexandria to the 2016 state title • won the Minnesota Class AA state title in the 3,200m run (10:26) as a junior in 2015 after placing third as a sophomore (10:31) in 2014 • owns high school track & field personal bests of 10:26 for 3,200m (2015), 4:46 for 1,600m (2016), 4:24 for 1,500m (2016), and 2:14 for 800m • has held Alexandria program records for 5K in cross country and 800m and 1,600m on the track.
Personal: Born September 9, 1997 • daughter of Doug and Nancy Hasz • has a twin sister, Megan, and an older sister Kelsey • Kinesiology major • enjoys baking and reading • high school teammates with former Gopher Jamie Piepenburg.
|Hasz's Indoor Career Bests (2018 Final)|
|Event||Mark (All-Time Rank)||Meet (Date)|
|Mile||4:42.02 (AT-7th)||Big Tens (2/23/18)|
|3,000m||9:13.95 (AT-1st)||Iowa State Classic (2/9/18)|
|5,000m||16:48.09||Minnesota Open (1/6/18)|
|Hasz's Outdoor Career Bests (2018 Final)|
|Event||Mark (All-Time Rank)||Meet (Date)|
|1,500m||4:23.07 (AT-10th)||Big Ten Championship (5/11/18)|
|5,000m||15:59.46 (AT-1st)||Mt. SAC Relays (4/20/18)|
Quartet Headed to Jamaican Championship
6/20/2018 - W. Track & Field
Titania Markland, Nayoka Clunis, Ayesha Champagnie, and Shanique Wright are slated to compete in Jamaica this week.
Strandemo, Spagnola Set for USA Championship
6/19/2018 - W. Track & Field
Madeline Strandemo and Emma Spagnola are set to compete at the USA Track & Field Senior Outdoor Championships this week.
Ramacher Named B1G Freshman of the Year
6/13/2018 - W. Track & Field
Gophers redshirt freshman Ashley Ramacher has been named the Big Ten Conference Freshman of the Year.