Devin Stanford  
Devin Stanford


Milwaukee, Wis.

High School:
Milwaukee Lutheran HS




Gophers Set for Carleton Relays

Minnesota's mid-distance runners make up the majority of the Gophers competing this weekend


Gophers Win Four Titles in Georgia

Minnesota won the 4x100m, 1,500m, 400m hurdles and 3,000m steeplechase at the Spec Towns Invite


Gophers Begin Weekend at Spec Towns Invite

Minnesota's throwers and heptathletes competed Friday in Athens, Ga.


Spec Towns Invite to Highlight Weekend Slate

The Gophers are scheduled to compete at two meets this weekend


Gophers Win South Florida Collegiate

Minnesota outscored second-place Kennesaw State, 205-192

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2014 Season: Named team captain.

2013 Season - Indoor: Threw 60-1 1/4 (18.32m), the fifth-best weight throw in Gopher history, to finish 12th at the Big Ten Championships • placed second at the Jack Johnson Classic with a throw of 58-5 1/4. Outdoor: Finished 23rd in the hammer at the NCAA West Preliminary Round meet with a throw of 189-1 (57.63m), seventh-best in school history • also competed in discus at the NCAA West Prelims • placed third in discus at the Big Ten Championships with a mark of 170-4 (51.93m), ranking seventh all-time • took 11th in hammer (181-4) at the Big Ten Championships • won discus and hammer at the Hamline Twilight • won discus at the Meet of the Unsaintly • finished 10th in discus and 16th in hammer at the Drake Relays • Academic All-Big Ten honoree.

2012 Season - Indoor: Runner-up at The Show Case weight throw with a throw of 53-5 1/2 (16.29m) • placed seventh at the Jack Johnson Classic (51-9 1/4). Outdoor: Finished 13th in discus at the Big Ten Championships (152-0) • owned the team's best discus mark of the season, with a throw of 154-2 (46.99m) to win at the Bulldog Invitational • won the discus at the Hamline Twilight, Tommie Twilight, and Holst Invitational • finished second in discus at the Hamline Invite • Academic All-Big Ten honoree.

2011 Season: Redshirted both the indoor and outdoor seasons.

High School: A 2010 graduate of Milwaukee Lutheran High School • high school coach was Philip Koch • 2010 Wisconsin Division 2 state champion in discus (139-01) • placed fourth in shot put (39-06.50) at the 2010 state meet • also competed in state meet in both throwing events in 2008 and 2009 • six-time North Shore Conference champion • set school records in shot put and discus• a letterwinner in volleyball and basketball • all-academic honoree • National Honor Society member.

Personal: Born November 12, 1992 • undecided on a major • daughter of Deborah Stanford and Anthony Roach • has two older brothers, Mitchell and Nick • her brother Nick Roach plays linebacker for the Chicago Bears • collects Barbie dolls.

Event Mark (All-Time Rank)
Discus Throw 170-4 (51.93m) (7th) Big Ten (5/12/13)
Hammer Throw 189-1 (57.63m) NCAA West (5/23/13)
Weight Throw 60-1 1/4 (18.32m) (5th) Big Ten (2/23/13)