No. 20 Minnesota travels to Iowa City, Iowa, for the Big Ten Championships this weekend
Several Gophers ran season or career-best times at Les Bolstad Course Saturday night
Minnesota finished second in the team standings
The Gophers finished second in the team standings at the Oz Memorial
2014 Freshman Season: Has yet to compete for the Gophers.
High School: A 2014 graduate of Chanhassen High School six-time letterwinner in both cross country and track & field four-time All-Missota Conference runner five-time cross country state meet participant finished 35th at the 2013 Minnesota Class AA state cross country championship to help Chanhassen to a fourth-place team finish two-time track & field state meet participant state champion in the 3,200m in a Chanhassen school record 10:26 at the 2014 Minnesota Class AA State Championship placed 10th at the Minnesota Class AA State Championship in the 4x800m relay as both a junior and a senior holds Chanhassen school records in the 800m (2:17.80), 1,600m (4:56.59), 3,200m and 4x800m relay five-time letterwinner in Nordic skiing National Honor Society member finished with 4.0 grade point average.
Personal: Born May 23, 1996 daughter of Paul and Tamara Castanias has two older sisters, Christine and Jennifer enjoys painting, drawing and baking intends to major in engineering.