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.
Gophers Welcome Two New Staff Members
Director of operations Lyndsey Thorpe and athletic trainer Sarah Wambheim have joined the Gopher Athletics staff.
Spotakova Earns Olympic Bronze in Javelin
Gophers All-American Barbora Spotakova threw 64.80m in to place third in the javelin at the Rio Olympic Games.
Gophers to Visit Minnesota State Fair
Golden Gopher teams and coaches are scheduled to appear at the Minnesota State Fair Aug. 29-31.