Seniors Megan Geyen and Alena Brooks recorded career bests in the 400m and 800m
Bingle previews the Gophers' sprints, jumps and multi-events line-up
The meet will conclude on Saturday.
Matt Bingle previewed his event group with GopherSports.com.
2014 Season - Indoor: Competed in pole vault at six meets recorded a career-best vault of 12-00.50 for sixth place at the Ted Nelson Classic finished fifth (11-11.75, 3.65m) at season-opening Northwest Open.
2014 Season - Outdoor: Did not compete.
2013 Season - Indoor: Season-best pole vault was 10-6.25 at the Parents Day Open also vaulted at the Jack Johnson Classic.
2013 Season - Outdoor: Finished fourth at the Hamline Twilight best vault of the season was 11-01 (3.38m) at the Meet of the Unsaintly.
2012 Season: Redshirted the indoor and outdoor track seasons.
High School: A 2011 graduate of Henrico High School in Glen Allen, Va. high school coach was Val Osipenko earned All-American honors in three season (2009, 2010 and 2011) three-time all-state honoree in Virginia (2009, 2010 and 2011) placed third at USATF Junior Olympics as a sophomore finished third at the New Balance Outdoor National Championship as a senior placed fifth at the New Balance outdoor Nationals her junior season four-time all-district honoree four-year letterwinner in track and field holds Henrico's school record in the pole vault.
Personal: Born September 24, 1993 Sport Management major daughter of Jessica and Robert Oleson has two siblings named Sean and Katie.
|Oleson's Indoor Career Bests (2014 Final)|
|Pole Vault||12-00.50, 3.67m||Ted Nelson Classic (2/8/14)|
|Oleson's Outdoor Career Bests (2014 Final)|
|Pole Vault||11-01, 3.38m||Meet of the Unsaintly (5/3/13)|
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