May 25, 2013
Junior Laura Docherty represented the Golden Gophers' last chance to have a competitor at the NCAA Women's Track and Field Championships, and she delivered. The St. Paul, Minn., native ran a personal-record time of 16:10.63 to finish fifth in her section and ninth overall in the 5,000 meters at the NCAA West Preliminary Round in Austin, Texas.
Senior Emily Betz also competed for Minnesota on Sautrday, in the preliminary flights of the javelin throw, but did not advance to the finals. Her second throw traveled 136 feet, four inches (41.57m). Betz ended her Gopher career with three consecutive NCAA West Preliminary appearances.
Gophers Celebrate Graduates
5/19/2018 - W. Track & Field
The Big Ten champion Gophers honored the program's seniors with an impromptu graduation ceremony at the airport.
Gophers Celebrate B1G Title
5/18/2018 - W. Track & Field
Relive the Golden Gophers' third outdoor and seventh overall Big Ten title.
Nineteen Gophers Qualify for NCAA Prelim
5/17/2018 - W. Track & Field
Nineteen Gophers have secured 23 entries in 14 different events at the 2018 NCAA West Prelim.