Angie Guenther
Angie  Guenther

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
White Bear Lake, Minn.

High School:
White Bear Lake HS

Event:
Throws

Birthdate:
02/26/1994

Experience:
2 Letters


04/22/2017

Gophers Win Team Crown at KU Relays

Minnesota won 10 event titles to edge host Kansas for the team title at the KU Relays Quadrangular Saturday

04/21/2017

Action Continues at KU Relays

Members of the Gopher women's track & field team competed at day three of the KU Relays Friday

04/20/2017

Sabin, Ogunrinde Win at KU Relays

The Gophers picked up titles in the shot put and hammer throw on day two of the Kansas Relays Thursday

04/08/2017

Gophers Wrap Up Sun Angel Classic

Kimberly Golding won the 100m hurdles to lead the Gophers on day two at the Sun Angel Classic

04/07/2017

Field Events Open Arizona State

Day one of the Sun Angel Classic includes hammer throw and pole vault for the Gophers in Tempe, Ariz.

05/14/2016

2016 Big Ten Women's Track Championship Day One

Photos from day one of the 2016 Big Ten Conference Women's Track & Field Championship. Photos by Becky Miller.

07/22/2015

W. Track Big Ten Outdoor Championships May 2015

Photos of Gopher Women's Track & Field at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships in May 15-17, 2015. Photos by Walt Middleton.

05/17/2015

Women's Track and Field at Big Tens 05.17.15

Women's Track and Field at Big Tens 05.17.15

03/11/2015

Angie Guenther

Photos of women's track & field athlete Angie Guenther

05/16/2014

Women Track at Big Tens 05.16.2014

Women Track at Big Tens 05.16.2014

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2017 Season - Indoor: Named team co-captain • competed in weight throw at six meets, recording a career-best mark of 19.51m (64-00.25) to move into fifth among all-time Gophers and finish as runner-up at the Minnesota-Wisconsin Dual • placed sixth in the weight throw at the Big Ten Championship (19.35m, 63-06.00) • ended the season ranked sixth in program history in the weightt throwfinished as weight throw runner-up at four meets • competed in shot put at two meets, recording a career-best mark of 13.63m (44-08.75) at the Minnesota Open.

2016 Season - Indoor: Competed in the weight throw at six meets • recorded a career-best throw of 17.90m (58-08.75) to place fourth at the Minnesota-Wisconsin Dual and move into eighth in Minnesota history • placed 21st with a throw of 17.39m (57-00.75) at the Big Ten Championship • ended the season ranked ninth in program history (17.90m, 58-08.75).

2016 Season - Outdoor: Named USTFCCCA All-Academic team honoree and Academic All-Big Ten honoree • competed at 10 meets with 10 appearances in hammer throw and eight appearances in discus • NCAA West Prelim qualifier in both discus and hammer, placing 18th in hammer (career-best 59.70m, 195-10) and 25th in discus (49.13m, 161-02) • finished 10th in discus (48.48m, 159-01) and 12th in hammer throw (53.51m, 175-07) at the Big Ten Championship • recorded a season-best throw of 50.01m (164-01) to place fourth in discus at the Rock Chalk Classic • ended the season ranked seventh in program history in hammer throw (59.70m, 195-10).

2015 Season - Indoor: Competed solely in the weight throw in six meets • ended the season ranked eighth among all-time Gopher throwers with a career-best throw of 17.41m (57-01.50) for third place at the Minnesota Open • placed 21st at the Big Ten championship (16.78m, 55-00.75).

2015 Season - Outdoor: Named USTFCCCA All-Academic team and Academic All-Big Ten honoree • competed in 10 meets, including eight appearances in the discus and nine in the hammer throw • competed in both events at the Big Ten Championship, placing sixth in the hammer throw with a career-best throw of 59.38m (194-10) and finishing ninth in the discus with a season-best mark of 49.44m (162-2.75) • qualified for the NCAA West Prelim in the hammer throw and finished 33rd (56.08m, 184-00) • won the discus at the Tommie Twilight • ended the season ranked fifth in program history in the hammer throw (59.38m, 194-10).

2014 Season - Indoor: Competed in the weight throw in seven meets • recorded a season-best throw of 54-05.25 (16.59m) to finish second at Parents Day Open • finished 20th with second-best mark of the season (52-07.50, 16.04m) at Big Ten championships • placed second at the UW-River Falls Invite (50-11.50, 15.53m).

2014 Season - Outdoor: Named USTFCCCA All-Academic team and Academic All-Big Ten honoree • competed in the discus at eight meets and hammer throw at seven meets • placed 31st in the discus (158-01, 48.18m) at the NCAA West Prelims • finished 10th in the discus (148-03, 45.20m) and 11th in the hammer throw (168-11, 51.50m) at Big Tens • finished fourth in the discus with a season-best throw of 166-05 (50.72m) at Musco Twilight • won the discus at USF Collegiate (160-08, 48.98m) • recorded season-best hammer throw of 176-05 (53.78m) for 16th place at UC San Diego.

2013 Season: Redshirted the indoor or outdoor track & field seasons.

High School: A 2012 graduate of White Bear Lake High School • 2011 Minnesota Class AA state runner-up in the discus • finished third in discus and 13th in shot put in 2012 • entered the 2012 state meet with seed marks of 154-3 (discus) and 41-1 (shot), both personal records at the time.

Personal: Born Feb. 26, 1994 • daughter of Laura and David Guenther • has two siblings, Tom and Sam • intends to major in health and wellness with an emphasis on psychology • enjoys spending time with family and friends, reading and spending time outdoors.

Guenther's Indoor Career Bests (2017 Final)
Event Mark (All-Time Rank) Meet (Date)
Weight Throw 19.51m, 64-00.25 (AT-6th) Minnesota-Wisconsin Dual (1/21/17)
Shot Put 13.63m, 44-08.75 Minnesota Open (1/14/17)
Guenther's Outdoor Career Bests (2016 Final)
Event Mark (All-Time Rank) Meet (Date)
Discus 50.72m, 166-05 Musco Twilight (5/3/14)
Hammer Throw 59.70m, 194-10 (AT-7th) NCAA West Prelim (5/27/16)

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