The Gophers won six individual events and the 4x400-meter relay at the season-opening Minnesota Open
Assistant coach Peter Miller previews the throwing events for the Gophers
Take a look back at Minnesota's 2015 track & field season
The Gopher rookies both placed in the top seven of their respective events over the weekend
Nicolle Murphy, Emma Spagnola and Kiley Sabin are among the Gophers competing at the USATF Championships
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 • undecided on a major in the medical field • enjoys playing piano and guitar, drawing, painting and reading.
|Sabin's Indoor Career Bests (2015 Final)|
|Shot Put||13.43m, 44-00.75 (UA)||Minnesota Open (1/17/15)|
|Weight Throw||15.67m, 51-05.00 (UA)||Parents Day Invite (2/21/15)|
|Sabin's Outdoor Career Bests (2015 Final)|
|Shot Put||14.76m, 48-05.25 (UA)||USATF Junior Championships (6/26/15)|
|Discus||46.85m, 153-08 (UA)||Hamline Twilight (4/22/15)|
|Hammer Throw||48.95m, 160-07 (UA)||Tommie Twilight (4/29/15)|
Berkholtz, Markland Win Titles to Lead Gophers
Liz Berkholtz and Titania Markland won event titles to lead Minnesota on day one of the Meyo Invitational.
Black HIstory Month: Lisa (Walton) Anderson
In honor of Black History Month, Gopher Athletics is celebrating those who made us great. Today we honor Lisa (Walton) Anderson.
Gophers Head to Meyo Invite
Minnesota travels to Notre Dame for its first road meet of the season this weekend.