Jess Herauf  
Jess Herauf

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Dickinson, N.D.

High School:
Dickinson HS

Position:
Multi/Javelin

Birthdate:
01/17/1993


04/22/2014

Gophers to Split Squad at Five Meets

Minnesota is split at Hamline, Drake, Grand View, UC San Diego and Macalester this week

04/17/2014

Gophers Set for Carleton Relays

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

04/13/2014

Gophers Win Four Titles in Georgia

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

04/11/2014

Gophers Begin Weekend at Spec Towns Invite

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

04/04/2014

Gophers Win South Florida Collegiate

Minnesota outscored second-place Kennesaw State, 205-192

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2014 Season: Named team captain.

2013 Season: Redshirted the indoor and outdoor seasons.

2012 Season - Indoor: Scored the eighth-best pentathlon point total in school history (3,516) at the Big Ten Championships to place tenth • marked season-bests of 9.27 in the 60m hurdles, 5-0 1/4 (1.53m) in the high jump, 36-11 3/4 (11.27m) in the shot put, 17-5 1/4 (5.31m) in the long jump and 2:20.70 in the 800m • placed tenth at the Iowa State Classic pentathlon with 3,488 points, temporarily becoming the ninth-best pentathlete in school history • runner-up in the pentathlon at the Jack Johnson Classic (3,388). Outdoor: Finished seventh in javelin at the Big Ten Championships with a season-best throw of 144-8 (44.18m) • won the javelin at the Hamline Invite • also competed in the 200m, 100m hurdles, high jump, long jump and shot put during the season.

High School: A 2011 graduate of Dickinson High School • high school coach were Jay Schobinger, Dave Michaelson, Scott Hoffman and Dennis Morris • was named the 2011 Senior Athlete of the Year • lettered four years in basketball and volleyball, with six letters in varsity track and field • career best throw in the javelin was a 140-6 • 127-6 in the discus • 17-11 mark in the long jump • 44.23 in the 300m high hurdles • 59.7 in the 400m • named the 2010 and 2011 Herb Herauf Female Athlete of the Year • captain her junior and senior year.

Personal: Born January 17, 1993 • intends to major in Elementary Education and coaching • daughter of Carol and TJ Herauf • has one older brother, Ben, and two younger brothers, Luke and Mike • enjoys the lake, camping, wakeboarding, sand volleyball, snowboarding and anything outdoors.

CAREER BESTS
Event Time (All-Time Rank)
Meet
60-Meter Hurdles, Indoor 9.267 Jack Johnson (1/24/14)
High Jump, Indoor 5-04.25 (1.63m) Jack Johnson (1/24/14)
Long Jump, Indoor 17-06.75 (5.35m) Jack Johnson (1/24/14)