Katie Murgic  
Katie  Murgic

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Rosemount, Minn.

High School:
Rosemount HS

Event:
Pole Vault

Birthdate:
08/13/1992

Experience:
4 Letters


05/29/2015

Markland, Spagnola Break Program Records

Minnesota program records fell in the 400m dash and 100m hurdles on day two of the NCAA West Prelim

05/26/2015

Gophers Head to Texas for NCAA Prelim

Eighteen Gophers will represent the Maroon & Gold at the NCAA West Prelim this week

05/21/2015

Eighteen Gophers Qualify for NCAA Prelim

Seven Gophers have qualified in multiple events, including Devin Stanford, Ke-ke Burks and Agnes Esser in the disc and hammer

05/17/2015

Gophers Take Third at B1G Championship

A program-record 4x400m relay performance highlights the final day of B1G action for the Gophers

05/16/2015

Herauf Wins B1G Heptathlon, Gophers Lead

Minnesota leads the team standings with 71 points through two days at the Big Ten Championship

Photo Gallery

2015 Season - Indoor: Competed in pole vault at seven meets and placed in the top five at every meet • moved into a tie for fifth among all-time Gopher pole vaulters with a career-best vault of 4.11m (13-05.75) for second place at the Jack Johnson Classic • won pole vault at the Minnesota-Wisconsin Dual • tied for fifth at the Big Ten Championship (3.99m).

2015 Season - Outdoor: Compete in pole vault at nine meets • recorded a career-best mark of 13-07.25 (4.15m) at the Meet of the UnSaintly to move into fourth among all-time Gopher pole vaulters • placed sixth at the Big Ten Championships, clearing 4.02m (13-02.25) • qualified for the NCAA West Prelim and finished in a tie for 28th, clearing 3.99m (13-01.00) • won pole vault at Eagle Open and finished as runner-up at the Meet of the UnSaintly, Baylor Invite, and Tommie Twilight • Academic All-Big Ten honoree.

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.

Murgic's Indoor Career Bests (2015 Final)
Event Mark (All-Time Rank) Meet (Date)
Pole Vault 13-05.75, 4.11m (AT-5th) Jack Johnson Classic (1/30-31/15)
Murgic's Outdoor Career Bests (2015 Final)
Event Mark (All-Time Rank) Meet (Date)
Pole Vault 13-07.25, 4.15m (AT-4th) Meet of the UnSaintly (5/2/15)