Minnesota featured 16 programs with at least one Distinguished Scholar Award winner for the 2012-13 academic year.
Briana Jones was a member of the Golden Gopher gymnastics team, specializing in balance beam and floor exercise. She joined the track and field team following the end of her gymnastics career.
2013 Season - Indoor: Pole vaulted at four meets during the season best vault was 9-0 1/2 (2.76m) at the Parents Day Open. Outdoor: Cleared 9-7 1/4 (2.93m) at the Meet of the Unsaintly Academic All-Big Ten.
Walking on to Greatness: Temi Ogunrinde
Temi Ogunrinde came to the University of Minnesota as a sprinter and ended the 2017 season as the Big Ten hammer throw champion.
Warm-Up Lap: Q&A with Lindsey Smits
Lindsey Smits reflects on her breakthrough season, during which she took over three seconds off her 400m hurdles time.
Gopher Trio Races Internationally
Titania Markland, Kimberly Golding, and Emerald Egwim competed for their respective countries over the weekend.