22 will race on Saturday at the Tori Neubauer
2011 Senior Season: Ran in three meets clocked a season-best 24:14 at the Bluegold Invite raced 24:57.55 at the Roy Griak Invitational finished with a 25:38.40 at the Oz Memorial
2010 Junior Season: Competed in five races finished 54th (25:09.85),at the Oz Memorial ran a 24:19.80 (223rd) at the Roy Griak took 47th (23:41.9), at the Eau Claire Invite finished 80th overall (23:18.6), at the Tori Neubauer Invite .
2009 Sophomore Season: Ran in five races Gophers' 11th runner (20:19), 37th overall, in Rocky's Run.
2008 Freshman Season: Competed in six races scored a Gophers' number-six runner at UMD Pine Hills Invitational clocked top time of 24:59.6 at Tori Neubauer Invite.
On the Track: Will be a junior in 2011 competes in the 3,000m and 5,000m.
High School: A 2008 graduate of Brookings High School a two-time all-state performer in cross country competed in the 3,200 meters in three South Dakota Class AA state track championships team MVP in both cross country and track a six-year letterwinner in swimming, four letters in both cross country and track a member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Born March 28, 1990 marketing major daughter of Peter and Amy Dunkle has younger siblings: Sam, Ellie and Allison enjoys travelling.
Captains Corner: Paige Peschel
Paige Peschel is one of five Gophers serving as team captain for the 2017 cross country season.
Minnesota Names 2017 Captains
Amelia Barczi, Bailey Ness, Patty O'Brien, Paige Peschel and Madeline Strandemo have been selected to lead the team.
2016-17 By the Numbers
Take a look back at the 2016-17 Gopher women's track & field and cross country seasons by the numbers.