Head coach Sarah Hopkins assesses the distance runners as they head into track & field season
Budd took 13th in the 3,000m steeplechase and Adderley finished 14th in the 800m
Senior Te'Shon Adderley is set to compete in the 800m quarterfinals Friday
Fifteen Gophers and two relay teams head to Fayetteville, Ark., this week
Minnesota will send 15 individuals and two relays to Fayetteville, Ark., next week
2014 Season - Indoor: Ran five races ran career-bests in the mile (4:57.32), 3,000m (9:39.83) and 5,000m (16:59.83) ran career-best mile (4:57.32) for ninth place at Jack Johnson Classic finished eighth in the 3,000m at Bill Bergan Invite in 9:39.83 placed 14th in the 3,000m (9:41.72) at Big Tens ran career-best 16:59.83 in the 5,000m at Iowa State Classic.
2014 Season - Outdoor: Ran six races raced the 3,000m steeplechase four times, including at Big Ten Championships and NCAA West Prelims recorded career-best times in the 1,500m (4:37.00) and 3,000m steeplechase (10:26.52) finished ninth in the 3,000m steeplechase (10:26.52) at Big Tens to rank fifth all-time in Gopher history came in 39th in the 3,000m steeplechase (10:50.97) at the NCAA West Prelims took eighth in the steeplechase at Drake Relays (10:32.70) finished second in the 1,500m (4:37.00) at Holst Invitational Academic All-Big Ten honoree.
2013 Season - Indoor: Ran the 3,000m at the Big Ten Championships (27th) posted a season-best 3,000m time of 9:54.51 at the Iowa State Classic ran the mile at the Parents Day Open (5:08.47).
2013 Season - Outdoor: Finished second in the 3,000m steeplechase at the Meet of the Unsaintly (11:12.28) ran the 5,000m at the Drake Relays (17:16.87) ran the 3,000m at the Arkansas Invite (10:27.50).
2012 Season: Redshirted the 2011 cross country season and the 2012 indoor and outdoor track & field seasons.
High School: A 2011 graduate of Chaska High School high school coaches were Scott Stallman and Nate Foss six-time letterwinner in cross country was a seven-time all-conference selection in cross country and track and field five-time team MVP three-time all-state selection in cross country and track and field also participated in basketball and Nordic skiing personal bests of 10:48 in 3,200m, 5:00 in 1,600m, 2:18 in 800m and 14:22 in 4,000m Athena Award winner dean's list honoree.
Personal: Born July 27, 1992 majoring in strategic journalism with a minor in management daughter of Marty and Diane Urick parents both competed in cross country and track at the University of St. Thomas has two siblings, Jenna and Spencer.