Golden Gophers made the cut in 13 different events.
Devin Stanford won both hammer and discus.
Many new personal best performances highlight the day
Final meet before the Big Ten championships
Meyo Invitational next weekend
2012 Season - Indoor: Competed at the Big Ten Championships, running the 200 meters in 25.17 during the preliminary round runner-up at the Parents Day Open in the 400 meters with 58.16 placed third at the MSU Open running 58.03 in the 400 meters member of the 4x400 meter relay team that placed second (3:49.02) at the Holiday Inn Invitational placed seventh at the Holiday Inn Invitational 200 meters with 25.60 placed eighth in the 200 meters at the Jack Johnson Classic, running 25.84. Outdoor: Competed in the 400 meters at the Big Ten Championships won the 400m at the Hamline Twilight (56.69) and the Tommie Twilight (57.73) also competed in the 100m, 200m, and 4x400m relay during the season.
2011 Season Indoor Season:competed at the Jack Johnson Classic in the 60 meter dash and finished with a time of8.08 ran a 8.00 at the Minnesota Open in the Minnesota Open competed at the Meyo Invitational in the 200 meter run and finished with a time 25.50 competed in the Jack Johnson Classic in the 200 meters and finished in sixth (25.72) ran the 200 meters at the Iowa State Classic and finished with a time of 26.20competed in the 400 meters at the Meyo Invitational and finished with a time of 58.35 took eighth at the Parents' Day Open in the 400 meters (59.86)Outdoor:took second at the Tommie Twilight in the 100 meters (12.26) competed at the LSU Alumni Gold and finished tenth (12.27) ran a 12.70 at the Bulls Invitational competed at the Mesa Classic with a time of 12.79 ran a 25.48 at the LSU Alumni Gold competed at the Bulls Invitational in the 200 meter run and finished with a time of 25.52.
2010 Season - Indoor:Competed in seven meets ran the 60 meters at Big Ten Championships clocked top 60m time of 7.82 seconds at Parents' Day Open placed second in the 200 meters in the same meet with a season-best time of 25.24 seconds.Outdoor:Competed in five meets ran the 200 meters at the Big Ten meet clocking a season-best time of 24.77 anchored the Gophers' 4x200m relay that finished fourth in the Drake Relay with a school-record time of 1:36.93.
2009 Season - Indoor:Competed in five meets won the 200m at the Parents' Day Open (25.65) and UW-River Falls Classic (25.76). Outdoor:Competed in four meets placed second in the 100m at the Phil Esten Challenge and Macalester Inv. took first in the 200m at the Macalester Inv. ran a second place time of 25.37 at the Phil Esten Challenge placed second at the Hamline Twilight.
2008 Season:Redshirted the indoor and outdoor seasons.
High School:A 2007 graduate of Armstrong High School high school coach was Derek Fisher Minnesota AA all-state performer in the 200 meters in 2007 also competed in the 100 meters at state meet high school career best of 12.3 (100m) and 25.18 (200m) three-time track letterwinner lettered five times as a defenseman on the ice hockey team honor student.
Personal:Born July 6, 1989 intends to major in pediatrics or English daughter of Robert and Katherine Johnson has four brothers: Brett, Danny, Brian and Jason enjoys wake boarding, tubing and reading.
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.