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.
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.