Minnesota is split at Hamline, Drake, Grand View, UC San Diego and Macalester this week
Bollig and Mikkalson lead Minnesota in the 800m and 1,500m races
Minnesota's mid-distance runners make up the majority of the Gophers competing this weekend
Four Gophers earned personal best times at the Stanford Invitational
Minnesota competes at the USF Collegiate and the Stanford Invitational this week
2013 Season - Indoor: Competed in the mile at the Big Ten Championships also anchored the Gophers' fourth-place (eighth in Gopher history) distance medley relay team (11:17.94) ran the team's best mile time of the season (4:47.51) at the Iowa State Classic set a 3,000m personal record (9:51.15) in finishing second at the Bison Classic. Outdoor: Finished eighth in the 1,500m at the Big Ten Championships (4:28.99) season-best 1,500m time was 4:27.76 at the Alabama Invite (third place) ran on the runner-up 4x1,600m and fourth-place 4x800m relays at the Drake Relays finished second in the 3,000m at Arkansas (9:43.30) fifth in the 800m at the Musco Twilight (2:14.70) Academic All-Big Ten.
2012 Season - Indoor: Took third in the 3,000m at the Northwest Open (9:56.70) placed sixth in the mile (4:59.65) at the Jack Johnson Classic. Outdoor: Did not compete during the outdoor season.
2011 Season - Indoor: Competed at the Iowa State Classic in the mile and finished with a time of 4:59.69 ran a 5:04.56 in the mile at the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational ran a career-best time in the mile at the Indoor Big Ten Championships with a time of 4:59.35. Outdoor: Ran her then-fastest collegiate time in the 800m (2:16.77) at the Bulls Invite for 11th place competed in the 1,500m at the Mt. SAC Relays and finished with a time of 4:33.41 ran a career best time in the 1,500m at the Outdoor Big Ten Championships with a time of 4:31.76 made the 1,500m finals at the Outdoor Big Ten Championships and placed 10th.
2010 Season: Redshirted the indoor and outdoor seasons.
High School: A 2009 graduate of Middleton High School high school coach was Joe Spolar four-time all-state honoree in cross country placed fourth in Wisconsin Division I meet as both a junior and senior helped team to 2006 state title Big 8 Conference champion as a junior earned seven all-state citations in track a member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Born November 6, 1990 majoring in Human Resource Development & Psychology the daughter of Kurt and Brenda Bollig has a younger sister, Danielle enjoys travelling, skiing and spending time with family and friends.