Caitlin Olson
Caitlin Olson


Stillwater, Minn.

High School:
Stillwater HS


High School


Minnesota Places 167 Student-Athletes On Spring Academic All-Big Ten Teams

Women's track and field leads the way with 45 recognized individuals


Gophers Win Eight Events, Recognize Seniors at Parents Day Open

Minnesota hosted its final home meet of the season.


Gophers Lead After Day 1 of Jack Johnson

Stephanie Solfelt claimed the 5,000-meter title

2012 Season - Indoor: Ran the 3,000 meters at the Northwest Open (11:17.14) • placed fifth in the 5,000 meters at the Jack Johnson Classic (19:51.07).

2011 Season - Indoor: Competed at the St. Thomas Show Case in the 3,000 meters and finished eighth (11:27.02) •ran the 5,000 meters at the Parents' Day Open and finished with a time of 19:24.77. Outdoor:competed at the Musco Twilight in the 3,000 meters and finished with a time of 11:12.37.

2010 Season: Redshirted the season.

High School: A 2009 graduate of Stillwater Area High School • high school coach was Kris Hansen • five-time letterwinner in cross country, track, and Nordic skiing • all-state honoree twice in cross country and once in track • All-Suburban East Conference three times each in cross country and Nordic skiing, and once in track • was a member of student council for three years • honor roll student.

Personal: Born Nov. 18, 1990 • intends to major in secondary education • daughter of Bob and Cheri Olson • has two older siblings, Amy and Justin.


Bucknam Receives Sportsmanship Award


Gophers alum Kate Bucknam is one of four 2014-15 NCAA Student-Athlete Sportsmanship Awards recipients.

Gophers Announce 2016 Track Schedule


The Gophers host the Minnesota-Wisconsin Dual on Jan. 23 to highlight the 2016 indoor season.

Gophers at the 2015 Minnesota State Fair


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