Members of the Gopher women's track & field team competed at the BearCat Open hosted by St. Thomas at Concordia St. Paul Wednesday
The Gophers competed locally at the Hamline Women's Twilight meet on Wednesday evening
As part of its three-meet weekend, the Gophers had a group competing locally at St. Thomas Friday night
Minnesota wrapped up competition at the Jack Johnson Classic on Saturday afternoon
2017 Season - Indoor: Competed unattached at five meets, including winning the 800m in a career-best 2:15.72 at the UST Showcase.
2017 Season - Outdoor: Competed unattached at five meets, including winning the 3,000m steeplechase in a career-best 11:02.42 at the BearCat Twilight.
High School: A 2016 graduate of Rochester Mayo High School where she competed for coach Brett Carroll • 15-time high school athletics letterwinner, earning six track & field letters, five Nordic skiing letters, three soccer letters, and one cross country letter • four-time all-city and three-time All-Big Nine Conference track & field honoree • two-time Minnesota Class AA State Championship qualifier in the 800m, placing 18th as a sophomore (2:20) and 20th as a junior (2:21) • 2014 Big-Nine Conference champion in the 800m as a sophomore • holds Rochester Mayo school record in the 800m • earned all-conference honorable mention in cross country in 2011 • owns high school personal bests of 2:17.2 for 800m and 5:18 for 1,600m on the track.
Personal: Born June 2, 1998 • daughter of Laura and Andrew Greenlund • intends to major in chemistry to study pre-medicine • enjoys reading, volunteering, and water-skiing • Presidential Scholarship recipient, honors diploma, top-ranked student with a 4.0 GPA • National Honors Society member • Spanish National Honors Society member • all-state academic gold level honoree.
|Greenlund's Indoor Career Bests (2017 Final)|
|800m||2:15.72 (UA)||UST Showcase (2/10/17)|
|Mile||4:58.92 (UA)||Parents Day Invite (2/18/17)|
|Greenlund's Outdoor Career Bests|
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