Gophers will compete in four events from Wednesday night through Sunday.
Handful of new personal records highlight weekend
DeAnne Hahn and Christina DeLakis take home titles again in the weight and shot put
Two-day event gets underway Friday at 3 p.m. with the pentathlon
Freshman Sasha Davis wins 200-meter at Holiday Inn Invitational
Career Highlights-A 2010 NCAA Cross Country All-American the 2010 NCAA Midwest Region cross country champion 2009 cross country all-region honoree 2010 All-Big Ten in cross country 2010 USTFCCCA Midwest Region Cross Country Runner of the Year 2010 Gopher cross country MVPran the 4thbest 10,000m in school history with a time of 34:02.15. Ran the sixth best mile in school history at 4:42.75 and is second in school history in the 3,000m with a time of 9:25.62.
2011 Season Indoor:took third in the 3,000 meters at the Big Ten Championship (9:25.62) finished sixth at the Meyo Invitational (9:35.29) finished third at the Jack Johnson Classic (9:38.37) competed in the 5,000 meters at the Big Ten Championship and placed third (16:31.86)Outdoor:placed second in 3,000 meters at the Jim Click Shootout (9:41.41) finished 11th at the Big Ten Championship in the 5,000 meters (16:44.32) won the 5,000 meters at the Bulls Invitational with a time of 16:50.09 ran at the Mt. Sac Invitational Elite in the 10,000 meters and placed fifth (34:02.15) competed in the 10,000 meters at the NCAA West Prelims and finished with a time of 34:14.07placed fifth in the 10,000 meters (35:14.98) at the Big Ten Championships.
2010 Season - Indoor:Redshirted. Outdoor: Did not compete.
2009 Season - Indoor:Competed in three meets clocked a season-best mile time of 4:52.31 in the prelims at the Big Ten Championships advanced to the final but did not score.Outdoor:Redshirted the outdoor season earned team's Blue Collar Award.
High School:A 2008 graduate of Loyola Catholic High School high school coach was Dale Compton placed 35th in the 2007 Minnesota Class A Cross Country Championships state meet competitor in the 1,600 and 3,200 meters earned all-state honors as a freshman in the 4x800-meter relay with sister Sarah on the relay as well totaled 16 varsity letters in high school: track (6), soccer (5), basketball (3) and cross country (2) graduated at the top of her class a member of the National Honor Society.
Personal:Born July 30, 1989 nursing major daughter of Art and Sharon Price the fifth of eight children with siblings: Cassandra, Derek, Sarah, Rodney, Rachel, Shane and Sheldon.
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.