Madeline Strandemo, Kiley Sabin, and Ashley Ramacher earned runner-up finishes to lead Minnesota on day two of the B1G Championship
The Minnesota women's track & field team held its 2018 season banquet earlier this week
Molly Eastman and Paige Peschel led the Gophers at the Drake Relays on Thursday night
Minnesota will once again split the team at multiple competitions this week in the team's final tune-up before the Big Ten Championship
Megan Hasz moved into eighth place in Minnesota history in the 10,000m run Friday night
2018 Season - Indoor: Ran five races • ran a career-best 4:57.00 in the mile at the Power Five Invite as runner-up in the unseeded section • ran a career-best 9:48.84 in the 3,000m to place fifth at the Larry Wieczorek Invite • won the 3,000m at the UST Opener.
2017 Season - Indoor: Competed unattached at five meets.
2017 Season - Outdoor: Competed unattached at two meets.
High School: A 2016 graduate of Urbandale High School where she competed for coaches Dan Davis, Brooke Schupbach, and Randy Hutchison • four-year letterwinner in both cross country and track & field also earned two letters in basketball • three-time All-Central Iowa Conference and all-state honoree in cross country • earned back-to-back top-five finishes at the Iowa Class 4A State Cross Country Championship, finishing fourth as a senior and fifth as a junior in 2014 • led Urbandale to the 2015 IHSAA Girls Cross Country Class 4A State Championship team title, the school’s first in girls cross country • owns high school cross country personal bests of 14:33.90 for 4K (2014) and 18:14.90 for 5K (2015) • on the track, was a two-time All-Central Iowa Conference and all-state honoree • All-Central Iowa Conference champion in the 4x800m relay as a senior • 10-time state qualifier for the IHSAA Girls Track & Field 4A State Championship competing in the 800m, 1,500m, 3,000m, 4x800m relay, and distance medley relay • earned five top-three state meet finishes • won the 4x800m relay (9:09.90), placed third in the 3,000m (9:45.72) and 1,500m (4:33.42), and took seventh in the 800m (2:15.54) at the 2016 IHSAA Girls Track & Field 4A State Championship as a senior • finished 10th in the 3,000m at the state meet as a junior • won the 4x800m relay state title, earned a state runner-up finish in the distance medley relay, took sixth in the 1,500m, and finished seventh in the 800m at the state championship as a sophomore to help Urbandale to the team state title • took 14th in the state in the 4x800m relay as a freshman • owns high school personal bests of 2:15.18 in the 800m (2014), 4:29.37 in the 1,500m (2016), 4:49.68 in the mile (2016), and 9:45.72 in the 3,000m (2016) • has held Urbandale school records in the 3,000m, 800m, 4x800m relay, and distance medley relay.
Personal: Born June 12, 1997 • daughter of Jay and Tami Prescott • has two siblings, Drew and Quinn • intends to major in kinesiology • mother Tami ran cross country and track & field at Iowa State • father Jay played basketball at Westmar College • brother Drew ran cross country and track & field at Creighton University, and brother Quinn was a member of the track & field team at the University of Northwestern St. Paul • National Honor Society member and honor roll student in high school.
|Prescott's Indoor Career Bests (2018 Final)|
|800m||2:19.17 (UA)||St. Thomas Invite (1/20/17)|
|Mile||4:57.00||Power Five Invite (2/20/18)|
|3,000m||9:48.84||Larry Wieczorek Invite (1/20/18)|
|Prescott's Outdoor Career Bests (2017 Final)|
|5,000m||17:37.49 (UA)||Hamline Invite (4/1/17)|
|3,000m Steeplechase||11:01.89 (UA)||Hamline Twilight (4/12/17)|
Warm-Up Lap: Q&A with Kiley Sabin
5/22/2018 - W. Track & Field
Catch up with Gophers redshirt junior Kiley Sabin heading into the NCAA West Prelim.
No. 11 Gophers Set for NCAA West Prelim
5/21/2018 - W. Track & Field
Nineteen Gophers will represent the Maroon & Gold at the NCAA West Prelim in Sacramento, Calif., this week.
Gophers Celebrate Graduates
5/19/2018 - W. Track & Field
The Big Ten champion Gophers honored the program's seniors with an impromptu graduation ceremony at the airport.