Catch up with Gophers redshirt junior Kiley Sabin heading into the NCAA West Prelim
Nineteen Gophers have secured 23 entries in 14 different events at the 2018 NCAA West Prelim
Matt Bingle was named the 2018 Big Ten Women's Outdoor Track & Field Coach of the Year
No. 10 Minnesota won the program's third outdoor and seventh overall Big Ten team title on Sunday.
Madeline Strandemo, Kiley Sabin, and Ashley Ramacher earned runner-up finishes to lead Minnesota on day two of the B1G Championship
Photos from the 2018 NCAA Indoor Track & Field Championships (By Walt Middleton)
Minnesota at the Tommie Twilight Meet
Minnesota wins Border Battle
Photos of track and field student athlete Kiley Sabin.
2018 Season - Indoor: Named First Team All-American • competed in shot put at seven meets, never finishing lower than fifth • NCAA Championship qualifier in the shot put, placing fifth with a season-best throw of 17.16m (56-03.75) • placed fifth in shot put (16.58m, 54-04.75) at the Big Ten Championship • won shot put at the Parents Day Invite, The Dual, and Jack Johnson Classic.
2017 Season - Indoor: Named Second Team All-American after placing 15th in the shot put (15.81m, 51-10.50) at the NCAA Championship • competed in shot put at seven meets • threw a career-best 17.17m (56-04.00) to win the Minnesota-Wisconsin Dual and set a new Minnesota program record • placed 12th in shot put (14.80m, 48-06.75) at the Big Ten Championship • won three shot put titles.
2017 Season - Outdoor: Named All-Big Ten Second Team in the shot put after finishing as B1G shot put runner-up with a Minnesota program record throw of 16.65m (54-07.50) • named USTFCCCA All-Academic and Academic All-Big Ten honoree • placed eighth in the discus at the Big Ten Championship (51.07m, 167-06) • NCAA West Prelim qualifier in shot put and discus, placing 15th in the shot put (15.81m, 51-10.50) and coming in 30th in the discus (49.65m, 162-10) • competed in shot put at nine meets, winning four titles, and competed in discus at eight meets • broke shot put program record twice, throwing a career-best 16.65m (54-07.50) at Big Tens to improve on her program record mark of 16.63m (54-06.50) at the Sun Angel Classic • recorded a career-best mark of 53.57m (175-09) to finish as discus runner-up at the Longhorn Invite and move into ninth among all-time Gophers.
2016 Season - Indoor: Competed in the shot put at six meets and the weight throw at two meets • threw a career-best 15.79m (51-09.75) to place fifth in the shot at the Big Ten Championship and move into sixth in Minnesota history • won shot put at the Parents Day Invite and Minnesota Open • finished seventh in the weight throw with a career-best throw of 16.61m (54-06.00) at the Minnesota Open.
2016 Season - Outdoor: Named USTFCCCA All-Academic team honoree and Academic All-Big Ten honoree • competed at 10 meets with eight appearances in shot put, seven in discus, and three in hammer throw • placed 19th in the shot put in a career-best 15.92m (52-02.75) at the NCAA West Prelim, moving into fifth in program history • threw 14.87m (48-09.50) in shot put to place 11th at the Big Ten Championship • threw a career-best 48.88m (160-04) in the discus to place sixth at the Rock Chalk Classic • recorded a season-best throw of 48.53m (159-03) in hammer throw at the Jaguar Classic.
2015 Season: Competed unattached during both the indoor and outdoor track & field seasons • placed seventh in the shot put (14.76m, 48-05.25) and 11th in the discus (45.85m, 150-5) at the USATF Junior Outdoor Championships.
High School: A 2014 graduate of Slinger High School • four-time track & field letterwinner • 2014 and 2013 Wisconsin Division 1 state champion in the shot put and state runner-up in the discus • two-time WIAA all-state honoree in both the shot put and the discus • took fifth in the shot put and eighth in the discus at the state meet as a sophomore in 2012 • four-time Wisconsin Little Ten Conference champion in the shot put • two-time conference champion in the discus • owns Slinger school records in the shot put (46-2) and the discus (143-0) • two-year letterwinner in both volleyball and basketball • earned all-conference and all-area honors in basketball • National Honor Society and German National Honor Society member.
Personal: Born April 28, 1996 • daughter of Scott and Peggy Sabin • has two brothers, Daniel and Derek • Physiology major • enjoys playing piano and guitar, drawing, painting and reading.
|Sabin's Indoor Career Bests (2018 Final)|
|Event||Mark (All-Time Rank)||Meet (Date)|
|Shot Put||17.17m, 56-04.00 (AT-1st)||Minnesota-Wisconsin Dual (1/21/17)|
|Weight Throw||16.61m, 54-06.00||Minnesota Open (1/16/16)|
|Sabin's Outdoor Career Bests (2017 Final)|
|Event||Mark (All-Time Rank)||Meet (Date)|
|Shot Put||16.65m, 54-07.50 (AT-1st)||Big Ten Championship (5/4/17)|
|Discus||53.57m, 175-09 (AT-9th)||Longhorn Invite (4/29/17)|
|Hammer Throw||48.95m, 160-07 (UA)||Tommie Twilight (4/29/15)|
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