Brieasha Hobbs
Brieasha  Hobbs

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
St. Paul, Minn.

High School:
Cretin-Derham Hall

Event:
Sprints

Birthdate:
01/22/1998

Experience:
1 Letter


02/24/2018

No. 10 Gophers Win B1G Team Title

Kaitlyn Long won the weight throw and the Gophers finished as runners-up in the 600m, mile, and pole vault

02/23/2018

Place Finishes as B1G Runner-Up

Karlie Place finished as pole vault runner-up to lead Minnesota on day one of the Big Ten Championship

02/10/2018

Markland Wins Music City Challenge 800m

Titania Markland won the 800m in a career-best 2:07.12 to lead the Gophers on day two at the Music City Challenge

02/09/2018

Bethany Hasz Breaks 3K Record

No. 10 Minnesota split the squad at three meets at Iowa State, Vandervilt, and St. Thomas on Friday evening

01/20/2018

Gophers Finish Second at Iowa Meet

Titania Markland led the way in the 800m and anchored Minnesota's runner-up 4x400m relay team on Saturday

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2017 Season - Indoor: Ran 13 races with appearances in the 60m, 200m, 400m, and 4x400m relay • made Big Ten Championship debut, placing 12th in the 400m (55.31) and taking fourth with the 4x400m relay, running 3:37.20 to rank fourth in program history • ran a season-best 55.30 in the 400m at the Music City Challenge to rank ninth among all-time Gophers • ran season bests in the 60m (7.62) and 200m (24.99) and placed third in both events at the Minnesota-Wisconsin Dual • ran on the winning 4x400m relay at the Music City Challenge, running 3:39.59 to rank fifth in program history • ran on winning 4x400m relay (3:44.23) at Minnesota-Wisconsin Dual.

2017 Season - Outdoor: Did not compete.

High School: A 2016 graduate of Cretin-Derham Hall where she competed for coach Jerry Macken • four-year track & field letterwinner • two-time Amateur Athletic Union All-American • four-year all-state honoree and two-year All-Suburban East Conference honoree • a two-time state champion and 12-time Minnesota Class AA State Championship qualifier on the track, competing in the 100m, 200m, 400m, and 4x400m relay and earning eight top-five finishes • finished second in the 400m (55.77) and third in the 200m (24.84) while taking eighth in the 4x400m relay (4:01.68) as a senior at the 2016 Minnesota Class AA State Championship • placed fourth in the 100m dash (12.64) and fifth in the 400m dash (57.20) along with anchoring Cretin-Derham Hall’s eighth-place 4x400m relay team as a junior at the 2015 state championship • won state titles in the 100m dash (12.09 in prelim, 12.28 in final) and 400m dash (55.12) and finished as runner-up in the 200m dash (24.82) at the 2014 state meet as a sophomore • placed third in the 400m, ninth in the 200m, and 16th in the 100m at the 2013 state meet as a freshman • named Athena Award recipient, USATF Athlete of the Year, Lions Award recipient, and Winfield Award recipient • competed at AAU Nationals, finishing as 400m runner-up in both 2014 and 2015 • owns high school personal best marks of 11.92 in the 100m dash, 24.42 in the 200m dash, and 55.08 in the 400m dash • holds Suburban East Conference records in the 100m, 200m, and 400m.

Personal: Born January 22, 1998 • daughter of Alena Hobbs • has three siblings, Desirae, Desi, and Savanna • intends to major in gynecology with minors in Spanish and psychology • enjoys boxing, downhill skiing, and gymnastics • high honor graduate and Presidents List honor roll member.

Hobbs' Indoor Career Bests (2017 Final)
Event Mark (All-Time Rank) Meet (Date)
60m 7.62 Minnesota-Wisconsin Dual (1/21/17)
200m 24.99 Minnesota-Wisconsin Dual (1/21/17)
400m 55.30 (AT-9th) Music City Challenge (2/11/17)
Hobbs' Outdoor Career Bests (2017 Final)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
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No. 10 Gophers Win B1G Team Title

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Place Finishes as B1G Runner-Up

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2/23/2018 - W. Track & Field

Karlie Place finished as pole vault runner-up to lead Minnesota on day one of the Big Ten Championship.

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