Jamie Vandenberg  
Jamie Vandenberg

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Niagara, Wis.

High School:
Niagara HS

Birthdate:
07/13/1991

Experience:
1 Letter


12/11/2013

16 Gophers Named Academic All-Big Ten

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

05/29/2013

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

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

10/20/2012

Opitz Wins at Fifth Annual Jack's Run

The race raised funds for a good cause.

09/27/2012

Griak Rosters

Griak Rosters

09/21/2012

Bucknam, Opitz Lead Gophers to First Place at Blugold Invite

The Gophers have won all three of their meets so far in 2012.

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2013 • Senior Season: Named Academic All-Big Ten • raced in five meets • ran a season-best22:45.8 as the Gophers' 13th runner at the Griak Invitational • finished 11th on the team in 23:30.1 at the season-opening Oz Memorial • posted a 5K time of 18:44.68 at the SDSU Classic • came in 13th overall (seventh Gopher) in 23:40 at Rocky's Run • was the 14th Gopher at Jack's Run (23:58.2) • earned first varsity letter.

2012 • Junior Season: Best time of the season was 21:56 in the open race at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational, where she finished 42nd (sixth on the team) • 10th at the Blugold Invite (fourth among Gophers) with a time of 22:12.98 • competed in six races total.

2011 • Sophomore Season: Competed in three races • placed third on the Gophers' squad and eleventh overall at the Tori Neubauer 6K, running 22:49 • raced a season-best 22:48.30 at the Roy Griak Invitational • clocked 23:36.44 at the Oz Memorial.

2010 • Redshirt Freshman Season: Ran her season-best time of 23:27.6 at the UWEC Invitational • competed in four meets.

2009 • Freshman Season: Redshirted the season.

High School: A 2009 graduate of Niagara High School • high school coach was Dan Nett • did not compete in cross country • five-time Wisconsin Division 3 state track champion • captured 800-meter crown as junior and senior • 400 meters champion in 2006, 2007 and 2008, runner-up in 2009 • top time of 56.15 in 400m, 2:13.29 in 800m • two-time all-conference in volleyball and basketball • all-state in basketball as a senior • 1,000-point career scorer • National Honor Society member.

Personal: Born July 13, 1991 • major is kinesiology • daughter of Gary and Mary Vandenberg • the youngest of four children with siblings Robin, Hollie and Darren • enjoys snowboarding and art.