Jamie Vandenberg  
Jamie Vandenberg

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Niagara, Wis.

High School:
Niagara HS

Position:
Mid-Distance

Birthdate:
07/13/1991


04/20/2014

Mid-Distance Gophers Race at Carleton Relays

Bollig and Mikkalson lead Minnesota in the 800m and 1,500m races

04/17/2014

Gophers Set for Carleton Relays

Minnesota's mid-distance runners make up the majority of the Gophers competing this weekend

04/10/2014

Three Gophers Win at Hamline Invite

Minnesota won the long jump, discus and hammer Wednesday evening

02/22/2014

Minnesota Earns Six Event Titles

The Gophers won three running events and three field events Saturday

05/29/2013

Minnesota Places 167 Student-Athletes On Spring Academic All-Big Ten Teams

Women's track and field leads the way with 45 recognized individuals

2013 Season - Indoor: Ran the 800m at the Big Ten Championships (2:16.20) • part of the winning distance medley relay and finished second in the 1,000m at the Parents Day Open • season-best 1,000m time was 2:56.43 at the Meyo Invitational • ran a season-best mile of 4:55.22 at the Iowa State Classic • ran the 3,000m at the Bison Classic (10:18.54). Outdoor: Finished sixth in the 1,500m at the Musco Twilight with a season-best time of 4:34.71 • third in the 1,500m at the Meet of the Unsaintly (4:36.28) • Academic All-Big Ten honoree.

2012 Season - Indoor: Placed fourth at the MSU Open mile run (5:06.48) • won the Parents Day Open 1,000m in 2:56.60 • ran the mile at the Iowa State Classic (5:02.22). Outdoor: Ran her fastest 1,500m race of the season at the Tommie Twilight (4:34.56) • finished third in the 1,500m at the Hamline Invite • finished fourth in the 800m at the Holst Invitational (2:18.04).

2011 Season - Indoor: Competed in the 800m at the Iowa State Classic and finished 11th (2:12.59) • finished eighth in the 800m at the Meyo Invitational (2:13.81) • competed at the Jack Johnson Classic and placed third in the 800m (2:15.68) • ran a 2:16.81 in the 800m at the Big Ten Championships • competed in the 1,000m at the Meyo Invitational and finished with a time 2:56.23. Outdoor: Won the 1,500m at the UWRF Falcon Invitational (4:40.78) • competed in the 1,500m the Tommie Twilight and placed seventh (4:44.44) • ran a personal best time of 4:36.66 in the 1,500m at the Mt. Sac Invitational.

2010 Season: Redshirted the indoor and outdoor seasons.

High School: A 2009 graduate of Niagara High School • high school coach was Dan Nett • did not compete in cross country • five-time Wisconsin Division 3 state track champion • captured 800m crown as junior and senior • 400m champion in 2006, 2007 and 2008 and was runner-up in 2009 • top time of 56.15 in 400m, 2:13.29 in 800m • two-time all-conference honoree in volleyball and basketball • all-state in basketball as a senior • 1,000-point career scorer • National Honor Society member.

Personal: Born July 13, 1991 • major is kinesiology • daughter of Gary and Mary Vandenberg • the youngest of four children with siblings Robin, Hollie and Darren • enjoys snowboarding and art.

CAREER BESTS
Event Time
Meet
800m, Indoor 2:12.59 ISU Classic (2011)
800m, Outdoor 2:15.40 Musco Twilight (4/23/11)
1,500m, Outdoor 4:34.56 Tommie Twilight (5/2/12)
Mile, Indoor 4:55.22 ISU Classic (2/9/13)