Kelsey Sather
Kelsey  Sather

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Plymouth, Minn.

High School:
Robbinsdale Armstrong HS

Event:
Mid-Distance

Birthdate:
11/17/1996


04/29/2017

Gophers Win Nine Titles at Macalester

Members of the Gopher women's track & field team competed locally at Macalester's Janis Rider Invitational on Saturday

04/12/2017

Minnesota Wins 11 Titles at Hamline

The Gophers competed locally at the Hamline Women's Twilight meet on Wednesday evening

02/10/2017

Gophers Compete at UST Showcase

As part of its three-meet weekend, the Gophers had a group competing locally at St. Thomas Friday night

04/16/2016

Gophers Win Nine Events at Holst Invitational

Minnesota competed at the Holst Invitational hosted by Concordia-St. Paul on Saturday

01/16/2016

Gophers Win Seven Titles at Minnesota Open

The Gophers won six individual events and the 4x400-meter relay at the season-opening Minnesota Open

05/31/2016

Kelsey Sather

Photos of track & field student-athlete Kelsey Sather

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2017 Season - Indoor: Ran eight races with appearances in the 600m, 800m, and 4x400m relay • ran career-best times in the 600m (1:39.07) and 800m (2:20.09).

2017 Season - Outdoor: Ran eight races with appearances in the 400m, 800m, and 4x400m relay • ran a career-best 2:17.63 in the 800m at the Janis Rider Invite.

2016 Season - Indoor: Competed unattached in eight races.

2016 Season - Outdoor: Competed unattached in five races.

High School: A 2015 graduate of Robbinsdale Armstrong High School where she ran for coaches Sarah Keiser and Derek Fisher • four-year letterwinner in track & field, volleyball and Nordic skiing • four-year All-Northwest Suburban Conference honoree and two-time all-area honoree on the track • two-time Minnesota Class AA State Track & Field Championship participant in the 800m, placing 14th as a sophomore (2:15.77) and 10th as a junior (2:16.50) • two-time Northwest Suburban Conference champion in the 800m • ranks second in Robbinsdale Armstrong history in the 800m and 4x800m relay • owns high school personal bests of 2:15.57 in the 800m (2014), 5:23 in the 1,600m (2014), 59.6 in the 400m (2015) and 25.9 in the 200m (2012) • three-time All-Northwest Suburban Conference honoree in volleyball and Nordic skiing • two-time state runners-up as a team in Nordic skiing along with earning four Northwest Suburban Conference titles • named AAA award winner for Robbinsdale Armstrong (Athletics, Academics, and Arts) and Athena Award recipient as Robbinsdale Armstrong’s most outstanding female athlete • played club volleyball and summer softball.

Personal: Born November 17, 1996 • daughter of Sandi Brady Sather and Jay Sather • has two siblings, Jason and Kristiana • major is Chemical Engineering • ran with current Gopher Melissa Cabak at Robbinsdale Armstrong High School • enjoys violin, reading, singing, being outside, traveling, swimming and scootering.

Sather's Indoor Career Bests (2017 Final)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
400m 1:04.26 (UA) St. Thomas Invite (1/22/16)
600m 1:39.07 Parents Day Invite (2/18/17)
800m 2:20.09 St. Thomas Showcase (2/10/17)
Sather's Outdoor Career Bests (2017 Final)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
400m 1:02.13 Holst Invitational (4/22/17)
800m 2:17.63 Janis Rider Invitational (4/29/17)

MORE HEADLINES

Groundbreaking for T&F Stadium Set for Friday

10/17/2017

The University of Minnesota and Gopher Athletics will break ground on the new outdoor track & field facility on Friday, Oct. 20, at 11 a.m. CT.

Freshman Friday: Molly Roach

10/13/2017

Get to know Gophers rookie Molly Roach, a mid-distance runner from Bloomington, Minn.

Warm-Up Lap: Q&A with Elyse Prescott

10/10/2017

Sophomore Elyse Prescott checks in before the Gophers travel to the Nuttycombe Wisconsin Invitational this week.

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