List of student-athletes with a 3.7 or better GPA grows by 26 percent
Both teams were named team of the year, coach of the year and top athlete
Career Highlights:ran a career best 4:55.25 in the 1500m at the 2011 Musco Twlightcareer best 10:59.07 in the 3,000m in 2011 in 2010 she ran a career best time of 18:56.98 in the 5,000m.
2011 Season Indoor:competed at the Parents' Day Open in the 3,000 meters and finished with a time 10:59.07Outdoor:competed at the Musco Twilight in 1,500 meter and finished with a time 4:55.25.
2010 Season - Indoor:Ran in one meet placed sixth in the mile (5:26.24) at Brooks Classic.Outdoor:Ran the 5,000 meters at the Hamline Twilight Meet in a time of 18:56.98.
2009 Season:Redshirted the indoor and outdoor seasons.
High School:A 2008 graduate of Preble High School high school coaches were Dave Loritz and Mike Friss competed in the Wisconsin Division 1 state track meet in the 3,200 meters, 1,600 meters, and 4x800-meter relay in 2008 and 3,200 meters and 4x800-meter relay in 2007 two-time all-conference honoree in cross country and track earned four varsity letters in cross country, two in track and soccer a high school teammate of Gopher sophomore Anne-Marie Boyd graduated with a 4.0 GPA a member of the National Honor Society and Fellowship of Christian Athletes.
Personal:Born Aug. 24, 1990 kinesiology and pre-physical therapy major daughter of Ted and Carrie Gusmer has two brothers, Daniel and Matthew enjoys competing in triathlons, snowboarding and skiing.
Gophers Welcome Two New Staff Members
Director of operations Lyndsey Thorpe and athletic trainer Sarah Wambheim have joined the Gopher Athletics staff.
Spotakova Earns Olympic Bronze in Javelin
Gophers All-American Barbora Spotakova threw 64.80m in to place third in the javelin at the Rio Olympic Games.
Gophers to Visit Minnesota State Fair
Golden Gopher teams and coaches are scheduled to appear at the Minnesota State Fair Aug. 29-31.