Top-10 marks in the hammer throw highlighted the weekend.
The Golden Gophers will look to increase their scoring total from last year.
Minnesota hosted its final home meet of the season.
Minnesota is set for its final home indoor meet of the season.
The next major meet for the Gophers will be the Big Ten Indoor Championships.
2013 Season - Indoor: Finished 12th in triple jump at the Big Ten Championships (39-1 1/4) won the Jack Johnson Classic triple jump with a season-best mark of 39-3 1/4 (11.97m) also won at the Parents Day Open and Bison Classic. Outdoor: Finished 10th in triple jump at the Big Ten Championships with a mark of 39-5 1/4 (12.02m) won at the UNLV Invite second at the Janis Rider Invite transferred following the 2013 season.
2011-12 Freshman Season: Redshirted the season.
High School: A 2011 graduate of Independence Public High School in Independence, Wis. high school coach was Scott McConnell four-time state champion in triple jump (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011) two-time state champion in the 400 meters (2010 and 2011) six-time all-state honoree conference champion in four events (2009, 2010, 2011) three-time conference champion in the 200 meters (2009, 2010, 2011) set the state record in triple jump holds her school's records in the triple jump, 100m, 200m, 400m, 4x200m relay and 4x400m relay also lettered four years in basketball and volleyball voted Scholar Athlete.
Personal: Born on April 11, 1993 intends to major in health and wellness daughter of Ken and Janell Halama has an older sister, Callie hobbies include sports and spending time with family and friends.
|Triple Jump, Indoor||39-3 1/4 (11.97m)||Jack Johnson (1/19/13)|
|Triple Jump, Outdoor||39-5 1/4 (12.02m)||Big Ten (5/12/13)|
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.