Minnesota takes on South Alabama in a dual meet this Friday
Redshirt junior Jess Herauf broke her own Minnesota program record Saturday
Jess Herauf will represent the Gophers in the pentathlon at the NCAA meet on Saturday
The 2015 B1G pentathlon champion will compete in the indoor national meet for the second straight year
Titania Markland was the 600m runner-up and Devin Stanford took third in the weight throw
2014 Season - Indoor: Named team captain named Second Team All-American and All-Big Ten Second Team honoree set career-best marks in all five pentathlon events finished the indoor season ranked second in pentathlon (4,172), eighth in long jump (19-04.25, 5.90m), 10th in 60m hurdles (8.81) and tied for 10th in high jump (5-07, 1.70m) among the Gopher all-time indoor ranks finished ninth in the pentathlon with a career-best 4,172 points at the NCAA championships with personal-best marks in the 60-meter hurdles (8.81), high jump (5-07, 1.70m) and long jump (19-4.25, 5.90m) finished as Big Ten pentathlon runner-up with 4,054 points and set career-best mark in the shot put (43-09.25, 13.34m) ran career-best 2:14.18 in the 800m at the Bill Bergan Invite and finished third in the pentathlon (4,008).
2014 Season - Outdoor: Competed in the heptathlon at two meets and appeared at four meets total named All-Big Ten Second Team honoree scored season-best 5,490 points as Big Ten heptathlon runner-up to rank second in Gopher history recorded four season-best marks at Big Tens, winning the heptathlon shot put (43-02.50, 13.17m) and javelin (152-8, 46.54m), taking fourth in long jump at 18-05 (5.61m) and finishing fifth in high jump at 5-04.50 (1.64m) placed second in the Big Ten 800m heptathlon (2:20.18), eighth in the 200m (26.01) and ninth in the 100m hurdles (15.12) finished seventh in the javelin at Big Tens as well, improving on her mark during the heptathlon javelin with a new career-best throw of 159-07 (48.65m) to rank 10th all-time in Gopher history placed fifth in the heptathlon (5,444) at Spec Towns Invite and ran a season-best 2:14.78 in 800m ran season-best times in the 100m hurdles (14.58) and 200m (25.93) at USF Collegiate Academic All-Big Ten honoree USTFCCCA All-Academic honoree.
2013 Season: Redshirted the indoor and outdoor track & field seasons Academic All-Big Ten honoree.
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).
2012 Season - 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 served as team captain her junior and senior year.
Personal: Born January 17, 1993 majoring in elementary education 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.