Thana Hussein  
Thana Hussein

Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Rosemount, Minn.

High School:
Rosemount HS

Position:
Sprints

Birthdate:
09/22/1994


02/22/2014

Minnesota Earns Six Event Titles

The Gophers won three running events and three field events Saturday

2013 Season: Redshirted the indoor and outdoor seasons.

High School: A 2012 graduate of Rosemount High School • ran for coaches Sarah Hatleli (track) and Chris Harder (cross-country) • six-year track and field letterwinner • four-year cross country letterwinner • two-time all-state track honoree (2010, 2011) • three-time all-conference track honoree • lists her most memorable sports thrill as placing second in the 4x400m relay at the 2011 Minnesota Class AA State track and field meet and breaking the Rosemount school record with the third best all-time state record in 3:52.34 • took fourth in the 4x400m relay at the state meet as a sophomore • two-time 4x400m relay conference champion • named Rosemount's Most Valuable Sprinter • cross country squad was South Suburban Conference champions in 2010 • best high school 400m time was 57 seconds • captained track and cross country teams as a senior.

Personal: Born Sept. 22, 1994, in Toronto, Ontario • daughter of Galaleldin Hussein and Fatima Idris • has five siblings • brother Obai ran track and field at Minnesota State • plans to major in mathematics • fluent in Arabic • graduated with honors in the top ten percent of her class of more than 550 students from Rosemount High School • four-year academic letterwinner • NSHSS scholar • lettered in choir and National French Honors Society.

CAREER BESTS
Event Time (All-Time Rank)
Meet
600m, Indoor 1:40.51 Northwest Open (1/18/14)