Golden Gophers in the Olympics

 

Shani Marks
U.S.A. • 2008 Olympic Games • Triple jump
Finish: Placed 28th with a jump of 44 feet, 1-1/2 inches

 

Rasa Troup (nee Michniovaite)
Lithuania • 2008 Olympic Games • 3000m Steeplechase
Finish: Placed 19th with a time of 9 minutes, 30.21 seconds

     

Barbora Spotakova
Czech Republic • 2004 & 2008 Olympic Games • Javelin
Finish: 2008 Gold Medalist with an Olympic record-setting throw of 71.42 meters, placed 23rd in 2004