High School: A 2014 graduate of Washington High School in Sioux Falls, S.D. three-time South Dakota Class AA state champion in shot put (2012, 2013, 2014) 2014 South Dakota Class AA state champion in discus finished fourth in the discus at the state meet as both a freshman and junior holds school records in the discus and shot put led track & field team to a third-place finish at the state championships as a junior earned 4.0 academic letter letterwinner in softball, basketball and track & field softball team was state champions three years in a row.
Personal: Born July 1, 1996 daughter of Michael and Kimberly Mayer has an older brother, Brady enjoys going to movies intends to major in secondary education.
Bucknam Receives Sportsmanship Award
Gophers alum Kate Bucknam is one of four 2014-15 NCAA Student-Athlete Sportsmanship Awards recipients.
Gophers Announce 2016 Track Schedule
The Gophers host the Minnesota-Wisconsin Dual on Jan. 23 to highlight the 2016 indoor season.
Gophers at the 2015 Minnesota State Fair
Meet your favorite Gopher student-athletes and coaches at the Great Minnesota Get-Together.