Women's track and field leads the way with 45 recognized individuals
2010 Season: Redshirted the indoor and outdoor seasons.
High School: A 2009 graduate of Montevideo High School high school coach was Sue Heikes Minnesota Class A state champion in the 800 meter run in 2008 and 2009 runner-up in the 800 meter run in 2007 and in the 1600 meter run in 2009 All-Conference from 2006 to 2008 All-State in 2007 and 2008 set high school records in the 800 meter run, 1600 meter relay, and 3200 meter relay Swim team All-Conference in 2006 participated in summer swim club, Minnewaska Tri-Athelon, and Iron Man training All-State Choir lettered in track (5), swim team (5), band (4), choir (4), and speech (3) A Honor Roll AAA Award a member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Born July 20, 1990 intends to major in kinesiology or nutrition daughter of Sue and Lee Varpness has three siblings, Jameson, Joe, and Mollie enjoys swimming, cooking, singing, reading, and spending time at her family's lake.
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.