Look back at the Gophers' B1G Championship season and the rest of the team's 2016 outdoor campaign
The Gophers totaled 283 Academic All-Big Ten honorees for the 2015-16 academic year.
The Gophers totaled 282 Academic All-Big Ten honorees for the 2015-16 academic year.
Minnesota competed at Drake, Kansas, and Macalester on Saturday
Bolade Jinadu, Paige Peschel, Kiley Sabin, and Lyndsey Thorpe won their respective events at the Parents Day Invite Saturday
2016 Season -- Indoor: Ran one race, placing fifth in the 3,000m in 10:52.94 at the UST Invite.
2016 Season - Outdoor: Named Academic All-Big Ten honoree • ran two races, tying for sixth in the 1,500m run (5:03.60) at the Janis Rider Invitational and placing 12th in the 5,000m (18:23.62) at the Hamline Invite.
2015 Season -- Indoor: Ran four races, including season-bests of 5:20.72 in the mile, 10:36.58 in the 3,000m and 18:29.48 in the 5,000m • placed seventh in the 3,000m (10:36.58) at St. Thomas Showcase.
2015 Season -- Outdoor: Did not compete.
2014 Season -- Indoor: Set career-best indoor times in the 3,000m (10:20.34) and the 5,000m (18:18.62) • won the 3,000m at UW-River Falls Invite (10:20.34) • finished seventh in the 3,000m at Parents Day Open (10:21.28) • finished third in the 5,000m at the St. Thomas Showcase (18:18.62) • took eighth in the 5,000m at the Jack Johnson Classic (18:19.20).
2014 Season -- Outdoor: Ran four races • placed fourth in the 5,000m in a season-best 17:53.71 at Hamline • ran the 10,000m in a season-best 37:12.59 and placed 21st at Drake Relays • ran a season-best 4:52.38 in the 1,500m for 11th place at Carleton Relays.
2013 Season: Redshirted the indoor and outdoor track & field seasons.
High School: A graduate of Robbinsdale Armstrong High School • state cross country competitor in 2011 • All-Northwest Suburban Conference honoree in 2011 • finished seventh in the 3,200m as a senior in a season-best time of 11:01.92 • graduated with highest honors.
Personal: Born March 5, 1994 • daughter of Becky and Jim Cabak • has a brother, Jonathan • majoring in chemical engineering.
|Cabak's Indoor Career Bests (2016 Final)|
|Mile||5:20.72||Parents Day (2/21/15)|
|3,000m||10:20.34||UW-River Falls Invite (2/8/14)|
|5,000m||18:18.62||St. Thomas Showcase (2/14/14)|
|Cabak's Outdoor Career Bests (2016 Final)|
|1,500m||4:52.38||Carleton Relays (4/19/14)|
|10,000m||37:12.59||Drake Relays (4/24/14)|
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.