Lyndsey Thorpe  
Lyndsey Thorpe

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Stanley, Wis.

High School:
Stanley-Boyd HS

Position:
Throws

Birthdate:
11/05/1992

Experience:
1 Letter


07/23/2014

Gophers Lead NCAA with 21 USTFCCCA Honorees

Minnesota has 21 All-Academic honorees, the most among NCAA Division I women's teams

05/31/2014

Stanford, 4x400m Relay Advance to NCAA Finals

Devin Stanford and the 4x400m relay will represent Minnesota in Eugene, Ore.

05/30/2014

Budd, Adderley Fall Just Short at NCAA Prelims

Budd took 13th in the 3,000m steeplechase and Adderley finished 14th in the 800m

05/29/2014

Adderley Advances as Gophers Open NCAA Prelims

Senior Te'Shon Adderley is set to compete in the 800m quarterfinals Friday

05/27/2014

Gophers Set for NCAA West Prelims

Fifteen Gophers and two relay teams head to Fayetteville, Ark., this week

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2014 Season - Indoor: Posted career-best throws in both the shot put (47-01.75, 14.37m) and the weight throw (57-01.00, 17.40m) • finished indoor season as seventh-ranked Gopher in program history in the weight throw with a career-best mark of 57-01.00 (17.40m), which won the event at Parents Day Open • placed fourth in the shot put (47-01.75, 14.37m) at Jack Johnson Classic • finished 10th in the shot put (46-07.25, 14.20m) and 17th in the weight throw (54-11.50, 16.75m) at Big Tens.

2014 Season - Outdoor: Competed in the shot put and the hammer throw • recorded season-best throws of 45-04.50 (13.83m) in the shot put and 189-10 (57.87m) in the hammer • advanced to the NCAA West Prelims in the hammer and finished 13th with a throw of 188-03 (57.37m) • finished third in the hammer (189-10, 57.87m) and tied for 18th in the shot put (44-07.00, 13.59m) at Big Ten Championships • finished the season tied for seventh in Gopher history in the hammer throw (189-10, 57.87m) • finished 17th with a season-best 45-04.50 (13.83m) in the shot put at UC San Diego • placed second in the hammer at USF Collegiate, UW-La Crosse and TSU Relays • Academic All-Big Ten honoree • USTFCCCA All-Academic honoree.

2013 Season - Indoor: Recorded her season-best shot put mark of 43-9.25 (13.34m) at the Jack Johnson Classic • finished third in shot at the Northwest Open • season-best weight throw was 49-2.25 (14.99m) at the MSU Open.

2013 Season - Outdoor: Finished 14th in the hammer throw at the Big Ten Championships • won the hammer at the Meet of the Unsaintly with a season-best mark of 176-11 (53.92m) • won the unseeded section of hammer throw at the Musco Twilight • season-best shot put was 43-9.75 (13.35m) at the Musco Twilight • finished second in the shot and hammer at the Janis Rider Invite.

2012 Season: Redshirted the indoor and outdoor track & field seasons.

High School: A 2011 graduate of Stanley-Boyd High School in Stanley, Wis. • high school coach was Kari Thorpe • received all-conference honors three times (2008, 2009 and 2010) • three-time conference champion in the shot put (2008, 2010 and 2011) • holds her high school record for the shot put with a mark of 45-5 • lettered four times in track (2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011) • also lettered three times in basketball • two-time letterwinner in volleyball.

Personal: Born November 5, 1992 • majoring in sport management • daughter of Jay and Kari Thorpe • has two older siblings, Kyle and Karla • enjoys reading and sleeping.

Thorpe's Indoor Career Bests (2014 Final)
Event Mark (All-Time Rank) Meet (Date)
Shot Put 14.37m Jack Johnson Classic (1/24-25/14)
Weight Throw 57-1, 17.40m (AT-7th) Parents Day Open (2/22/14)
Thorpe's Outdoor Career Bests (2014 Final)
Event Mark (All-Time Rank) Meet (Date)
Shot Put 45-04.50, 13.83m UC San Diego (4/26/14)
Hammer Throw 189-10, 57.87m (AT-T7th) Big Ten Championships (5/16/14)