Jess Herauf scored 4,289 points to win the pentathlon and break the Minnesota program record
The Gophers are in action at the University of Minnesota Fieldhouse Friday and Saturday
Minnesota and Wisconsin met in the first-ever dual meet between the two teams Saturday
The first-ever Minnesota-Wisconsin Dual is this Saturday in Madison, Wis.
Minnesota began its 2015 season with several top-10 record-breaking performances Saturday
2014 Season - Indoor: Competed in pole vault at seven meets cleared a personal-best 13-02.25 (4.02m) for third place at the Iowa State Classic and moved into fifth in the Gopher all-time ranks placed sixth at Big Tens with a vault of 13-01.50 (4.00m) finished second at Northwest Open with a vault of 13-01.50 (4.00m).
2014 Season - Outdoor: Competed in pole vault at eight meets tied for 17th with a career-best mark of 13-03.00 (4.04m) at NCAA West Prelims to move into sixth all-time in Gopher history tied for fifth at Big Ten Championships with a vault of 13-00.75 (3.98m) won pole vault at USF Collegiate and UW-La Crosse Academic All-Big Ten honoree USTFCCCA All-Academic honoree.
2013 Season - Indoor: Finished seventh in pole vault at the Big Ten Championships, clearing 12-7.50 (3.85m) also vaulted 12-7.50 to finish fourth at the Meyo Invitational finished fourth at the Parents Day Open, MSU Open and Jack Johnson Classic.
2013 Season - Outdoor: Finished 12th at the Big Ten Championships (12-6.25) vaulted a season-best 12-6.75 (3.83m) won pole vault at the Hamline Twilight, UNLV Invitational and Janis Rider Invitational Academic All-Big Ten honoree.
2012 Season - Indoor: Competed in the pole vault at the Big Ten Championships cracked the all-time list at the Meyo Invitational, clearing 12-8 (3.86m) to become the eighth-best pole vaulter in school history placed fourth at the Parents Day Open with 12-3.75 took third at the MSU Open vaulting 12-1.50 (3.70m).
2012 Season - Outdoor: Competed in the pole vault at the Big Ten Championships cleared a season-best 12-7.50 (3.85m), No. 8 in school history, to finish third at the Steve Scott Invitational won the pole vault at the Hamline Invite finished second at the Tommie Twilight Academic All-Big Ten honoree USTFCCCA All-Academic honoree.
2011 Season: Redshirted the indoor and outdoor track & field seasons.
High School: A 2010 graduate of Rosemount High School high school coach was Jay Hatleli 2010 Minnesota Class AA pole vault champion with a vault of 12-0 finished 11th in 2009 also a state qualifier in the 100m in 2010 2010 Lake Conference champion in pole vault undefeated in pole vault as a senior two-time All-Lake Conference honoree in track and field four-time all-state and six-time All-Lake Conference honoree in gymnastics earned six varsity letters in gymnastics graduated 21st in her class of 466.
Personal: Born August 13, 1992 majoring in child psychology daughter of Steve and Jean Murgic has an older brother, Nick.