Minnesota is split at Hamline, Drake, Grand View, UC San Diego and Macalester this week
Minnesota's mid-distance runners make up the majority of the Gophers competing this weekend
Minnesota won the 4x100m, 1,500m, 400m hurdles and 3,000m steeplechase at the Spec Towns Invite
Minnesota outscored second-place Kennesaw State, 205-192
Senior Alena Brooks leads the Gophers to a fourth-place B1G team finish
2013 Season - Indoor: Tied for 10th in pole vault at the Big Ten Championships (12-1 1/2) won the Parents Day Open with the sixth-best vault in school history (12-10) cleared 12-8 1/4 in her collegiate debut at the MSU Open to rank ninth in school history. Outdoor: Took second with a vault of 11-1 3/4 at the UNLV Invitational.
High School: A graduate of Arrowhead High School 2012 Wisconsin Division 1 runner-up in pole vault, clearing 12-6 vaulted a school-record 13-1 at the section meet also state runner-up her sophomore and junior years three-time Classic 8 Conference pole vault champion indoor personal record is 12-6 also a letterwinner in gymnastics and diving.
Personal: Born November 27, 1993 daughter of David and Linda Gilson has two siblings, Micki and Wyatt father, David, wrestled at Drake undecided on a major.