Minnesota opens its 2017 outdoor campaign at the USF Bulls Invitational in Tampa, Fla., this weekend
Madeline Strandemo and Agnes Esser earned All-Big Ten honors with top-two finishes at the B1G Championship
Madeline Strandemo won the mile to lead the Gophers to a fourth-place team finish at the 2017 B1G Indoor Championship
Emerald Egwim, Emma Spagnola, and Kimberly Golding all broke Minnesota program records on day one of the B1G Championship
The Gophers hosted their final indoor meet of the season Saturday at the Minnesota Fieldhouse
Photos of track and field student athlete Temi Ogunrinde.
2017 Season - Indoor: Competed in weight throw at six meets • recorded a career-best throw of 19.34m (63-05.50) to place third at the Parents Day Invite and move into eighth among all-time Gophers • placed 14th in weight throw (17.63m, 57-10.25) at the Big Ten Championship.
2016 Season - Indoor: Competed in the weight throw at six meets • recorded a career-best throw of 16.23m (53-03.00) to place eighth in the weight throw at the Minnesota Open.
2016 Season - Outdoor: Competed in the hammer throw at six meets • placed 10th in the hammer throw with a career-best throw of 52.58m (172-06) at the Rock Chalk Classic.
2015 Season: Competed unattached during both the indoor and outdoor track & field seasons.
High School: A 2014 graduate of Park High School • two-time all-state honoree • four-time All-Suburban East Conference honoree • academic all-state honoree • finished third in the 400m at the Minnesota Class AA state championships as a sophomore • four-year letterwinner in soccer, basketball and track & field • earned all-state honors in soccer and all-conference honors in both soccer and basketball.
Personal: Born February 29, 1996 • daughter of Christopher and Adenike Ogunrinde • has two siblings, Titi and Tolu • enjoys spending time with friends, listening to Beyonce, eating and reading • intends to study pre-med with a minor in Spanish.
|Ogunrinde's Indoor Career Bests (2017 Final)|
|Event||Mark (All-Time Rank)||Meet (Date)|
|Shot Put||14.78m, 48-06.00 (UA)||Parents Day Invite (2/21/15)|
|Weight Throw||19.34m, 63-05.50 (AT-8th)||Parents Day Invite (2/18/17)|
|Ogunrinde's Outdoor Career Bests (2016 Final)|
|Hammer Throw||52.58m, 172-06||Rock Chalk Classic (4/30/16)|
Strandemo Honored with B1G Accolades
Madeline Strandemo is this week's Big Ten Conference Track Athlete of the Week after her performance at the Raleigh Relays.
UCLA Up Next for Gophers
Minnesota travels to Los Angeles, Calif., for the UCLA Legends Invitational this Friday and Saturday.
Warm-Up Lap: Q&A with Taylor Wiebke
Catch up with Gophers sophomore high jumper Taylor Wiebke after she earned Big Ten Field Athlete of the Week honors.