The Golden Gophers had three athletes place in the 800-meter run. Heather Brunn finished second in a time of 2:15.37, followed by Tari Helmers in third in 2:17.11 and Megan Smith in fourth clocked at 2:17.59.
Danielle LeBreck contributed a second-place showing in the 1,000-meter run in a time of 3:00.06. Jaci Edmonds (18:47.75) and Jenna Lewein (18:51.23) finished third and fourth, respectively, in the 5,000-meter run.
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.