Thana Hussein
Thana Hussein

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Rosemount, Minn.

High School:
Rosemount HS

Position:
Sprints

Birthdate:
09/22/1994


04/26/2014

Gophers Win Four Titles at UC San Diego

Minnesota won the pole vault, 400m, 4x100m and 4x400m at the Triton Invitational

02/22/2014

Minnesota Earns Six Event Titles

The Gophers won three running events and three field events Saturday

2014 Season - Indoor: Ran a season-best 1:40.51 in the 600m for eighth place at Northwest Open • won the 600m (1:40.74) at St. Thomas Showcase • ran on the fourth-place 4x400m relay team at Northwest Open (4:00.82).

2014 Season - Outdoor: Finished sixth in the 400m in 1:00.31 at Macalester Invite in lone race of the season.

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 & 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 & 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 & field 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 & field at Minnesota State • majoring in statistics • 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.

Hussein's Indoor Career Bests (2014 Final)
Event Mark (All-Time Rank) Meet (Date)
600m 1:40.51 Northwest Open (1/18/14)
Hussein's Outdoor Career Bests (2014 Final)
Event Mark (All-Time Rank) Meet (Date)
400m 1:00.31 Macalester (4/26/14)

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