Minnesota will compete at the Virginia Challenge in Charlottesville, Va., this Friday and Saturday
Minnesota competed at the Holst Invitational hosted by Concordia-St. Paul on Saturday
Kimberly Golding broke Minnesota's program record in the 100-meter hurdles to lead the Gophers at the UCLA Legends Invite Saturday
Bolade Jinadu, Paige Peschel, Kiley Sabin, and Lyndsey Thorpe won their respective events at the Parents Day Invite Saturday
Titania Markland led the Gophers with a new program record in the 400-meter dash Saturday
2015 Season: Competed unattached during the indoor and outdoor track & field seasons.
High School: A 2014 graduate of Prior Lake High School • member of Minnesota Class AA state champion 4x200m relay team as a junior and state runner-up 4x200m relay team as a senior • 2013 all-state and all-conference honoree • finished fifth in state in 200m and 4x400m relay in 2014 • team placed sixth as a sophomore, third as a junior and fifth as a senior at the Minnesota Class AA state meet • member of Prior Lake's school record-holding 4x100m relay team.
Personal: Born March 8, 1996 • daughter of Maria Santos • has three siblings, Bolaji, Bolanle and Babs • given name is Maryam Jinadu • intends to major in chemistry.
|Jinadu's Indoor Career Bests (2015 Final)|
|200m||26.77 (UA)||Parents Day Invite (2/21/15)|
|400m||1:00.89 (UA)||St. Thomas Invite (2/13/15)|
|Jinadu's Outdoor Career Bests (2015 Final)|
|100m||12.70 (UA)||Tommie Twilight (4/29/15)|
|200m||26.12 (UA)||Hamline Invite (4/22/15)|
|400m||57.76 (UA)||UW-La Crosse Eagle Open (5/8/15)|
Gophers Wrap Up Four-Meet Week
The Minnesota women's track & field team competed at Drake, Kansas, and Macalester on Saturday.
Gophers Earn Five Top-Three Finishes
Patty O'Brien wins the 5,000m at the Kip Janvrin Invite to lead the Gophers on Friday.
Gophers Win Drake Relays 4x1600m
Minnesota takes home the 4x1600m relay to win its first Drake Relays title since 2013