Minnesota closes out the regular portion of the indoor season
Final meet before the Big Ten championships
Action begins Friday at 4:00 p.m. (CST)
Meyo Invitational next weekend
Fall Academic All-Big Ten teams boast several Gopher Standouts
2012 Season - Indoor: Runner-up in the MSU Open 800 meters (2:19.38) placed second in the mile at the Parents Day Open, running 5:08.03 ran the 1200 meters in 3:44.63 at the Northwest Open, good for fifth place. Outdoor: Finished third in the 1,500 meters at the Hamline Twilight with a season-best time of 4:39.38 also competed at the Tommie Twilight.
2011 Season - Outdoor:competed in the 1,500 meters at the Musco Twilight and finished with a time of 5:02.80
2010 Season:Did not compete during the indoor or outdoor seasons.
2009 Season:Redshirted the indoor and outdoor seasons.
High School:A 2008 graduate of Edina High School high school coaches were Kathleen Morgan and Lynn Sosnowsk two-time all-state honoree in track Minnesota Class AA runner-up in the 800 meters as a sophomore in 2006, third in 2007 top time in 800 meters was 2:15.55 three-time All-Classic Lake Conference honoree earned four varsity letters in track, one in soccer Edina's 2007-08 Female Scholar-Athlete of the Year.
Personal:Born April 20, 1990 chemistry major with a minor in biochem and math daughter of Tom and Videhi Larson ¨father ran track for the Gophers in 1978-79 has younger siblings Narah and Jaden enjoys biking, reading and looking at cookbooks.
Gophers Welcome Two New Staff Members
Director of operations Lyndsey Thorpe and athletic trainer Sarah Wambheim have joined the Gopher Athletics staff.
Spotakova Earns Olympic Bronze in Javelin
Gophers All-American Barbora Spotakova threw 64.80m in to place third in the javelin at the Rio Olympic Games.
Gophers to Visit Minnesota State Fair
Golden Gopher teams and coaches are scheduled to appear at the Minnesota State Fair Aug. 29-31.