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.
Groundbreaking for T&F Stadium Set for Friday
The University of Minnesota and Gopher Athletics will break ground on the new outdoor track & field facility on Friday, Oct. 20, at 11 a.m. CT.
Freshman Friday: Molly Roach
Get to know Gophers rookie Molly Roach, a mid-distance runner from Bloomington, Minn.
Warm-Up Lap: Q&A with Elyse Prescott
Sophomore Elyse Prescott checks in before the Gophers travel to the Nuttycombe Wisconsin Invitational this week.