Nina Horvath
Nina  Horvath

RS Junior

Stevens Point, Wis.

High School:
Stevens Point Area HS

Last College:
Southern Illinois



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No. 10 Gophers Break Two Records

Emma Spagnola and Kiley Sabin broke Minnesota program records to lead the Gophers on day two at Louisville


Ogunrinde Wins Fourth Hammer Title

Temi Ogunrinde led the Gophers by taking home the hammer throw title in Louisville, Ky., Friday afternoon


Gophers Back Among Nation's Top-10

Minnesota checks in at No. 10 in the USTFCCCA Week Four National Team Rankings


Gophers Rewrite Weight Throw Top-10

Gophers Kaitlyn Long, Agnes Esser, and Nayoka Clunis recorded the top-three weight throw marks in program history


Gophers to Celebrate Seniors

Minnesota will honor its senior class during the Parents Day Invite on Saturday


Nina Horvath

Photos of Gopher women's track & field student-athlete Nina Horvath


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2018 Season - Indoor: Competed in weight throw at five meets • threw a career-best 19.95m (65-05.50) to place fifth at the Jack Johnson Classic • ended the season ranked seventh among all-time Gophers in weight throw (19.95m, 65-05.50).

2017 Season - Indoor: Competed in the weight throw at six meets • threw a career-best 19.42m (63-08.75) to win the weight throw at the Jack Johnson Classic and move into sixth among all-time Gophers • made Big Ten Championship debut in the weight throw but did not record a mark • ended the season ranked seventh in program history.

2017 Season - Outdoor: Competed in hammer throw at eight meets • recorded a career-best throw of 60.86m (199-08) to place third and move into a tie for fifth in program history at the Longhorn Invite • NCAA West Prelim qualifier in hammer throw, placing 44th with a throw of 53.97m (177-00) • placed 18th at the Big Ten Championship (51.25m, 168-01) • ends the season tied for sixth among all-time Gopher hammer throwers • won the unseeded section of hammer throw at the Sun Angel Classic (58.78m, 192-10).

2016 Season: Competed unattached due to transfer rules • appeared at five indoor meets • competed unattached in the hammer throw at three outdoor meets.

2015 Season: Began her collegiate career at Southern Illinois • competed in the weight throw at eight indoor meets and made six appearances in the hammer throw and four in the discus during the outdoor season • set a career-best mark in the weight throw with a toss of 16.65m at the SIU Invitational • took fourth in the weight throw at the EIU Friday Night Special, one of two top-five finishes in eight indoor meets • set a career best in the hammer throw at the MVC Outdoor Championships with a mark of 50.76m • threw the discus a personal-best 35.74m at the A-State Red Wolves Open.

High School: A 2014 graduate of Stevens Point Area Senior High School • threw the shot put, discus and competed in the triple jump in high school track & field • 2015 junior national qualifier.

Personal: Born May 27, 1996 • daughter of Steve and Justine Horvath • has four siblings • brother, Joe plays football at Minnesota State.

Horvath's Indoor Career Bests (2018 Final)
Event Mark (All-Time Rank) Meet (Date)
Weight Throw 19.95m, 65-05.50 (AT-7th) Jack Johnson Classic (1/27/18)
Horvath's Outdoor Career Bests (2017 Final)
Event Mark (All-Time Rank) Meet (Date)
Discus 35.74m, 117-03 Before Minnesota 2015
Hammer Throw 60.86m, 199-08 (AT-6th) Longhorn Invite (4/28/17)


Gophers to Send 14 to NCAA Championship

Gophers to Send 14 to NCAA Championship

5/27/2018 - W. Track & Field

No. 11 Minnesota wrapped up the NCAA West Prelim with four more qualifications for the national meet on Saturday.

Five More Gophers Advance

Five More Gophers Advance

5/25/2018 - W. Track & Field

Emma Spagnola, Emerald Egwim, Titania Markland, Agnes Esser, and Madeline Strandemo secured NCAA Championship berths.

Four Gophers Advance to NCAA Finals

Four Gophers Advance to NCAA Finals

5/25/2018 - W. Track & Field

Four Gophers punched their tickets to the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championship on day one of the NCAA West Prelim.

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