Minnesota Heads to Notre Dame for the 25th Annual Meyo Invitational

Go Gophers! Freshman Sasha Davis and the Gophers will compete at the Meyo Invitational this weekend
Go Gophers!
Freshman Sasha Davis and the Gophers will compete at the Meyo Invitational this weekend
Go Gophers!

Feb. 2, 2012

Schedule of Events

Heat Sheets

WHATS UP THIS WEEKEND?

This weekend the Minnesota women’s track and field team will head to Norte Dame, Ind., to compete in the 25th annual Meyo Invitaitonal. Action is set to get underway at 4:00 p.m. (CST) at the Loftus Sports Center. The two-day event will welcome 48 teams to the field.

LAST WEEK

Minnesota’s Rachel Melum and Melissa Flucke each tied for first in the high jump with a height of 1.65m (5-5) and in the 400m Jessica Waldvogel took second with a time of 57.81, Linnea Johnson was third after finishing in 58.21 and Leighton Lerum took fourth at 58.21.

Senior Mikaya Larson took second in the 800m with a time of 2:19.38 and Jillian Johnson was behind her in fourth after finishing in 2:21.53.

NEXT WEEKEND

The Gophers will next travel to Ames, IA to compete in the ISU Classic and others will stay local and compete at the St. Thomas Invitational. 

THE GOLDEN GOPHER COACHING STAFF

Matt Bingle is in his sixth season as the Golden Gophers head women’s track & field coach. He was promoted to Director of Women’s Track and Field/Cross Country during the offseason. Bingle heads an extremely experienced coaching staff that includes assistants Gary Wilson (Distance) Lynne Anderson (Throwers), Sarah Hesser (Distance) and Caroline White(Pole Vault).