Sofie Albrechtsen
Sofie  Albrechtsen

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Esbjerg, Denmark

High School:
Marselisborg Gymnasium

Event:
Multi/High Jump

Birthdate:
02/20/1995

Experience:
2 Letters


05/11/2018

No. 10 Gophers Lead B1G Day One

Temi Ogunrinde and Nicolle Murphy won individual titles to lead the Golden Gophers on day one of the Big Ten Championship

04/23/2018

Gophers Back Among Nation's Top-10

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

04/19/2018

Ogunrinde Crushes Hammer Throw Record

No. 14 Minnesota rewrote the program's top-10 lists in the hammer throw and the heptathlon on Thursday

04/18/2018

Gophers Begin Bryan Clay Heptathlon

No. 14 Minnesota began this week's competition on day one of the heptathlon at the Bryan Clay Invitational Multi on Wednesday

02/24/2018

No. 10 Gophers Win B1G Team Title

Kaitlyn Long won the weight throw and the Gophers finished as runners-up in the 600m, mile, and pole vault

05/31/2016

Sofie Albrechtsen

Photos of women's track & field student-athlete Sofie Albrechtsen

01/23/2016

Women Track host Wisconsin

Minnesota wins Border Battle

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2018 Season - Indoor: Competed at three meets • scored a season-best 3,843 points to place sixth in the pentathlon at the Big Ten Championship • finished third in the pentathlon (3,788) at the Jack Johnson Classic • won high jump and was runner-up in the 60m hurdles at the UST Invite • set a long jump PR of 5.42m (17-09.50) in Big Ten pentathlon.

2017 Season - Indoor: Competed at five meets • scored 3,657 points to place seventh in the pentathlon at the Big Ten Championship • won high jump (1.65m, 5-05.00) and threw a career-best 13.28m (43-07.00) in the shot put at the SDSU Holiday Open • placed fifth in both the 60m hurdles and high jump (season-best 1.70m, 5-07.00) at the Minnesota-Wisconsin Dual.

2017 Season - Outdoor: Named Academic All-Big Ten • made lone appearance of the season at the Bulls Invitational, taking seventh in long jump (career-best 5.22m, 17-01.50), eighth in javelin (32.58m, 106-11), 16th in 200m (26.02), and 20th in 100m hurdles (16.06).

2016 Season - Indoor: Competed at five meets, including two appearances in the pentathlon • placed third in the Big Ten in the pentathlon with a season-best score of 3,906 to rank third in Minnesota history • placed 16th in the high jump at the Big Ten Championship (1.70m, 5-07.00) • scored 3,747 to place fifth in the pentathlon at the Jack Johnson Classic • recorded season-best marks of 2:21.33 in the 800m, 9.05 seconds in the 60m hurdles, and 5.31m (17-05.25) in the long jump during the B1G pentathlon • season-best shot put came in the Jack Johnson Classic pentathlon at 12.83m (42-01.25) • won high jump at the Minnesota-Wisconsin Dual with a season-best mark of 1.77m (5-09.75) to tie for fourth among all-time Gophers.

2016 Season - Outdoor: Competed at three meets, including one appearance in the heptathlon • tied for 14th in high jump (1.71m, 5-07.25) at the Big Ten Championship • recorded season-best marks in the 100m hurdles (15.21), 200m (25.17), 800m (2:29.96), high jump (1.72m, 5-07.75), shot put (12.37m, 40-07.00), and javelin (32.64m, 107-01) during the California Invite heptathlon, scoring 4,470 points despite fouling all three long jump attempts.

Before Minnesota: Born Feb. 20, 1995 • represented Denmark at the 2011 7th IAAF World Youth Championships, placing 25th with 4,576 points in the heptathlon • came to Minnesota with personal bests of 25.84 in the 200m, 2:28.42 in the 800m, 15.30 in the 100m hurdles, 1.72m in high jump, 5.20m in long jump, 12.51m in shot put, 27.79m in javelin, and 4,576 in heptathlon.

Albrechtsen's Indoor Collegiate Bests (2018 Final)
Event Mark (All-Time Rank) Meet (Date)
800m 2:21.83 Big Tens (2/26/16)
60m Hurdles 9.05 Big Tens (2/26/16)
High Jump 1.77m, 5-09.75 (AT-T5th) Minnesota-Wisconsin Dual (1/23/16)
Long Jump 5.42m, 17-09.50 Big Tens (2/23/18)
Shot Put 13.28m, 43-07.00 SDSU Holiday Open (12/2/16)
Pentathlon 3,906 (AT-3rd) Big Tens (2/26/16)
Albrechtsen's Outdoor Collegiate Bests (2017 Final) 
Event Mark Meet (Date)
200m 25.17 California Invite (4/13/16)
800m 2:29.96 California Invite (4/14/16)
100m Hurdles 15.21 California Invite (4/13/16)
Long Jump 5.22m, 17-01.50 Bulls Invite (3/17/17)
High Jump 1.72m, 5-07.75 California Invite (4/13/16)
Shot Put 12.37m, 40-01 California Invite (4/13/16)
Javelin 32.64m, 107-01 California Invite (4/14/16)
Heptathlon 4,470 California Invite (4/13-14/16)

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