April 25, 2013
In its first of four different meets this week, the Minnesota women's track and field team won seven event titles. A few Golden Gophers posted season-best marks in winning their events at the Hamline Twilight on Wednesday.
Devin Stanford won the discus with a season-best throw of 163-5 (49.50m). She also won the hammer throw.
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.