Abby Anderson
Abby Anderson


Perham, Minn.

High School:
Perham HS



16 Gophers Named Academic All-Big Ten

Drake and Moraczewski lead the Gophers as four-time academic honorees


Minnesota Places 167 Student-Athletes On Spring Academic All-Big Ten Teams

Women's track and field leads the way with 45 recognized individuals


Griak Rosters

Griak Rosters


Laura Docherty wins Intrasquad Race

The Golden Gophers kicked off the 2012 season with the annual Intrasquad Meet


Gophers Face Nations Best Tomorrow in Madison

22 will race on Saturday at the Tori Neubauer

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2013 • Junior Season: Named Academic All-Big Ten • did not compete.

2012 • Sophomore Season: Ran her season-best 6K race at the Blugold Invite (24:01.87) • highest team finish was 15th at the Tori Neubauer Invitational (24:10.0) • competed in six races overall.

2011 • Redshirt Freshman Season: Ran in three races • the team's No. 10 finisher at the Blugold Invite with a season-best time of 23:17 • raced a 23:27.95 at the Roy Griak Invitational.

2010 • Freshman Season: Redshirted the season.

High School: A 2010 graduate of Perham High School • high school coaches were Jeff Morris and Kay Morris • cross country team placed second twice and third once at the Minnesota Class A state meet • was part of a 2007 Minnesota Class A state champion 4x800m relay • finished second in the 1600m at the 2008 state meet • earned All-Heart of the Lakes Conference honors 2007-09 • set school record in 1600m and 4x800m • ran at the New Balance Nationals in North Carolina in 2010, placing ninth in the mile • graduated with highest honors.

Personal: Born September 23, 1991 • nursing major • daughter of Kim and Laura Anderson • has siblings Zach, Gabriele, Caleb, and a twin brother, Ben • sister, Gabriele, finished fourth in the 1500m at the 2012 Olympic Trials • Gabriele ran track and cross country for Minnesota and was the 2010 NCAA runner-up in the 1500m • enjoys drawing, ice cream, camping, biking, and watching Gopher baseball with Kaitlin Mincke.


Gophers Earn Top-20 NCAA Finish


Minnesota finished 18th in the team race for its highest NCAA finish since 2009.

Berkholtz Honored By USATF Minnesota


Senior Liz Berkholtz was named the USATF Minnesota Female Athlete of the Month for October.

No. 23 Gophers Head to NCAA Championship


Fifth-year seniors Liz Berkholtz and Kaila Urick lead Minnesota into its 11th-straight NCAA Championship this weekend.

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