Sarah Klecker  
Sarah  Klecker

RS Sophomore

Minneapolis, Minn.

High School:
Hopkins HS




Gophers Compete at Macalester Invite

Minnesota had 10 top-10 finishes at the Janis Rider Invitational Saturday


Golding, Hawkins Excel at Iowa State

Erin Hawkins ran a career-best 24.14 in the 200m to move into second among all-time Gopher sprinters


Herauf Breaks Pentathlon Program Record

Jess Herauf scored 4,289 points to win the pentathlon and break the Minnesota program record

Photo Gallery

2015 Season -- Indoor: Ran four races • ran season-best times of 5:21.33 in the mile, 10:56.75 in the 3,000m and 18:39.24 in the 5,000m.

2015 Season -- Outdoor: Ran five races, including two appearances in both the 1,500m and the 5,000m • ran a season-best 4:54.05 in the 1,500m at the Tommie Twilight • ran a season-best 18:27.10 for ninth place in the 5,000m at the Eagle Open • placed fifth in the 3,000m in 10:36.87 at the Janis Rider Invite.

2014 Season: Redshirted the 2013 cross country season and the 2014 indoor and outdoor track & field seasons.

High School: A 2013 graduate of Hopkins High School • earned all-state honors in track & field and all-conference honors in cross country in 2009 • part of a Lake Conference champion team as a freshman.

Personal: Born May 4, 1995 • major is apparel design with a minor in product design • daughter of Barney and Janis Klecker • has two sisters, Mary and Elizabeth, and three brothers, John, Joe and James • father Barney ran cross country and track at UW-Stout and mother Janis ran cross country for the Gophers • brother John runs cross country and track at Augustana College, sister Mary runs cross country and track at Augsburg College, and brother Joe runs cross country and track at the University of Colorado • enjoys drawing, painting, yoga, and playing with her dogs.

Klecker's Indoor Career Bests (2015 Final)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
Mile 5:21.33 St. Thomas Showcase (2/13/15)
3,000m 10:56.75 Minnesota Open (1/17/15)
5,000m 18:39.24 Jack Johnson (1/30-31/15)
Klecker's Outdoor Career Bests (2015 Final)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
1,500m 4:54.05 Tommie Twilight (4/29/15)
3,000m 10:36.87 Janis Rider Invitational (4/25/15)
5,000m 18:27.10 UW-La Crosse Eagle Open (5/8/15)