Minnesota's mid-distance runners make up the majority of the Gophers competing this weekend
Willis and the 4x400m relay team added runner-up finishes.
The meet concludes Saturday with the seeded events.
Minnesota improves fall Academic All-Big Ten total by 11
2014 Season - Indoor: Ran four races posted a career-best time of 10:05.47 in the 3,000m run for fourth place at Parents Day Open ran a season-best 5:08.49 for second place in the mile at the St. Thomas Showcase.
2014 Season - Outdoor: Did not compete.
2013 Season - Indoor: Finished seventh in the mile (5:07.62) at the Parents Day Open best 3,000m time was 10:18.05 at the Iowa State Classic ran 3,000m at the Jack Johnson Classic (10:52.99).
2013 Season - Outdoor: Ran the 1,500m at the Musco Twilight (4:43.63) and the Alabama Invitational (4:45.09).
2012 Season: Redshirted the 2011 cross country season and the 2012 indoor and outdoor track seasons.
High School: A 2011 graduate of Brookfield Central High School high school coach was Lorie Lewis four-time letterwinner in cross country and track and field four-time all-conference and all-state honoree named Greater Metro Runner of the Year in 2009 and 2011 key club member honor roll and student council member.
Personal: Born July 31, 1992 majoring in psychology and plans to attend graduate school for public health daughter of Greg and Elise Trasser has one brother named Josh enjoys art, acting and music.