Minnesota began its 2015 season with several top-10 record-breaking performances Saturday
Get to know Gophers' redshirt senior Chelsea Pettit
The Gophers competed at the Meet of the Unsaintly on Saturday afternoon
Minnesota won the pole vault, 400m, 4x100m and 4x400m at the Triton Invitational
Bollig and Mikkalson lead Minnesota in the 800m and 1,500m races
2014 Season - Indoor: Competed in six races and ran career-best times in the 800m (2:22.98), 1,000m (3:04.22) and mile (5:14.52) finished eighth in the 800m (2:22.98) at St. Thomas Showcase took fifth in the 1,000m (3:04.22) at Parents Day Open ran career-best mile (5:14.52) at Jack Johnson Classic ran on the third-place distance medley relay (12:19.53) at the Parents Day Open.
2014 Season - Outdoor: Ran six races ran career-best 2:19.54 in the 800m and finished third at Holst Invitational finished seventh in the 800m (2:21.21) at Macalester ran a season-best 4:49.09 in the 1,500m for fourth place at Hamline ran the 1,500m at UW-La Crosse (4:50.54), Meet of the Unsaintly (4:52.55) and Carleton Relays (4:53.60).
2013 Season - Indoor: Season-best mile race came at the Parents Day Open (5:15.85) ran the 3,000m at the Northwest Open (11:01.67).
2013 Season - Outdoor: Ran her season-best 1,500m time at Meet of the Unsaintly (4:44.44) Academic All-Big Ten honoree.
2012 Season - Indoor: Placed eighth in the 3,000m at Parents Day Open (10:49.99).
2012 Season - Outdoor: Won the 3,000m at the Rider Invitational (10:59.43) competed in the 1,500m at the Hamline Twilight (5:03.03) Academic All-Big Ten honoree.
2011 Season: Redshirted the indoor and outdoor track & field seasons.
High School: A 2010 graduate of the Academy of Holy Angels did not run cross country in high school high school coaches were Jason Altman and Allie Woerpel 2009 Minnesota Class AA state runner-up in the 1,600m earned all-state track honors three times in the 1,600m and twice in the 3,200m also earned multiple All-Missota Conference honors Athena Award recipient voted team MVP in soccer math team member National Merit Scholar National Honor Society member class salutatorian.
Personal: Born September 6, 1991 major is chemical engineering and chemistry with a minor in business management daughter of Jamie and Bill Pettit older siblings Paige and Billy graduated from Minnesota.