April 23, 2014
ST. PAUL, Minn. – Seniors Jamie Vandenberg and Katie Loberg won the 1,500-meter run and the high jump, respectively, as a handful of Golden Gophers competed at the Hamline Twilight meet Wednesday night.
Vandenberg won the 1,500m in 4:53.71, and Loberg won the high jump with a season-best leap of 5-07.25 (1.71m).
The Gophers continue a busy week of competition at the Drake Relays (Thursday-Saturday), Grand View Viking Classic (Friday), UC San Diego Triton Invitational (Friday-Saturday) and the Macalester Invite (Saturday) this weekend.
Eight Gophers Advance to NCAA Championship
Minnesota's eight NCAA Championship qualifiers matches the most in program history.
Seniors Lead Gophers' NCAA Qualifiers
Liz Berkholtz, Nicolle Murphy, Lyndsey Thorpe, Heta Tuuri, and Kaila Urick join Jess Lehman in advancing to the NCAA Championship.
Day One NCAA West Prelim Action Postponed
Due to inclement weather, Thursday's competition at the NCAA West Prelim is postponed until Friday.