Courtney Alama, Danielle Anderson and Taylor Mikkalson led Minnesota at Jack's Twilight Run Friday evening
Minnesota hosts Jack's Twilight Run, an open 6K race, at 6:30 p.m. CT Friday
Molly Eastman, Nicole Heitzman and Delaney Sinnen led the Gophers at the Tori Neubauer Invitational Saturday afternoon
No. 23 Minnesota heads to the Wisconsin adidas Invitational and the Tori Neubauer Invitational this week
No. 23 Minnesota will race at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational and the Tori Neubauer Invitational this week
2015 • Redshirt Junior Season: Ran five races • ran a career-best 23:00.41 as the fourth Gopher at the Tori Neubauer Invitational • finished fourth on the team at the Blugold Invitational (23:24.5) • placed 17th on the team at both the Oz Memorial (24:6.6) and the Griak Invitational (24:57.3) • finished 53rd overall as the 17th female finisher at Jack’s Run (24:37.8).
2014 • Redshirt Sophomore Season: Did not compete.
2013 • Redshirt Freshman Season: Did not compete.
2012 • Freshman Season: Redshirted the 2012 cross country season.
High School: A graduate of Germantown High School • four-time Wisconsin state cross country and track qualifier • four-time All-North Shore Conference performer • 2009 all-state honoree in cross country • 2009 conference champion in the mile run • state champion in both the 4x400m and 4x800m relays in 2009 and 2010 • holds school records in those two relays and in cross country.
Personal: Born April 8, 1994 • daughter of Larry and Holly Dillon • has two sisters, Heather and Kristen • Kristen played basketball at Wisconsin Lutheran • majoring in elementary education.
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.