Minnesota is pleased to add 11 more student-athletes to its incoming class
Minnesota has 21 All-Academic honorees, the most among NCAA Division I women's teams
Stanford, Herauf and Murphy lead Minnesota at Big Ten championships
Jess Herauf repeated her runner-up showing in the pentathlon at the B1G indoor championship
Purdue hosts the Big Ten Championships this Friday through Sunday
2014 Season - Indoor: Ran career-best times in the 1,000m (2:50.33), the mile (4:46.49) and the 3,000m (9:45.80) ran the team's best 1,000m and mile times of the indoor season won the 1,000m at the Iowa State Classic in 2:50.33 won the mile at the Bill Bergan Invite in 4:46.49 placed fourth in the 3,000m at the Jack Johnson Classic (9:45.80) ran 1,600m leg of Gophers' all-time fifth-best distance medley relay team that took second at Iowa State Classic (11:12.85) ran the mile (4:49.93) and on the fourth-place distance medley relay (11:23.50) at the Big Ten championship.
2014 Season - Outdoor: Ran eight races ran the 1,500m run at Big Tens and finished 12th in finals in a career-best 4:26.94, the second-fastest time by a Gopher this season clocked a 4:29.69 in the 1,500m run at Stanford finished third in lone 800m race of the season (2:16.28) at Carleton Relays led off the 4x1600m relay team that finished fourth at Drake Relays with the ninth-best time in Minnesota history (19:24.68) ran 1,600m leg of distance medley relay team that finished fourth at Drake Relays with the seventh-best time in Minnesota history (11:28.78) Academic All-Big Ten honoree USTFCCCA All-Academic honoree.
2013 Season - Indoor: Competed in the mile at the Big Ten Championships anchored the Gophers' fourth-place (eighth in Gopher history) distance medley relay team (11:17.94) at Big Tens 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.
2013 Season - 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 4x1600m 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 honoree USTFCCCA All-Academic honoree.
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.
2012 Season - Outdoor: Did not compete during the outdoor season.
2011 Season - Indoor: Competed at the Iowa State Classic in the mile (4:59.69) ran a 5:04.56 in the mile at the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational ran a then career-best time in the mile at the Big Ten Championships (4:59.35).
2011 Season - Outdoor: Ran 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 then career-best time in the 1,500m at the Big Ten Championships (4:31.76) made the 1,500m finals at the Big Ten Championships and placed 10th.
2010 Season: Redshirted the indoor and outdoor track 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 resources and psychology the daughter of Kurt and Brenda Bollig has a younger sister, Danielle enjoys traveling, skiing and spending time with family and friends.
|Bollig's Indoor Career Bests (2014 Final)|
|Event||Mark (All-Time Rank)||Meet (Date)|
|1,000m||2:50.33||Iowa State Classic (2/14-15/14)|
|Mile||4:46.49||Bill Bergan Invite (1/31-2/1/14)|
|3,000m||9:45.80||Jack Johnson Classic (1/24-25/14)|
|Bollig's Outdoor Career Bests (2014 Final)|
|Event||Mark (All-Time Rank)||Meet (Date)|
|800m||2:14.70||Musco Twilight (4/20/13)|
|1,500m||4:26.94||Big Ten Championships (5/18/14)|
|3,000m||9:43.30||Arkansas Invite (3/30/13)|
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