Drake and Moraczewski lead the Gophers as four-time academic honorees
Women's track and field leads the way with 45 recognized individuals
The race raised funds for a good cause.
Senior captain Danielle LeBreck leads the Gophers
22 will race on Saturday at the Tori Neubauer
2013 Senior Season: Named Academic All-Big Ten received the 2013 Big Ten Sportsmanship Award named an alternate for the NCAA Championship and NCAA Midwest Regional raced in five meets took 10th overall at the Oz Memorial 6K (23:01.3) recorded a then-career best time of 22:17.6 and took 71st overall as the Gophers' 10th runner at the Griak Invitational finished ninth overall and ninth on the team at the SDSU Classic with a 5K time of 18:05.47 finished eighth on the team with a career-best 21:21 6K at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational took 37th (21:57.2) at the Big Ten Championship as Minnesota's eighth runner earned first varsity letter.
2012 Junior Season: Recorded her season-best time of 22:32.7 at the Neubauer Invitational, finishing 10th overall and second on the team took fifth at Rocky's Run competed at six meets overall.
2011 Sophomore Season: Ran in four meets finished fifth on the team and 15th overall at the Tori Neubauer 6K, running 23:01, her season-best time finished ninth among the Gophers in 23:17 at the Bluegold Invite competed at the Roy Griak Invitational, clocking 23:40.10 ran 24.21.77 at the Oz Memorial.
2010 Redshirt Freshman Season: Ran a season-best time of 22:27.8 at the Neubauer Invitational competed in five races.
2009 Freshman Season: Redshirted the season.
High School: A 2009 graduate of Farmington High School high school coaches were Tom Hart and Joe McCarthy three-time all-state honoree placed sixth in the 800 meters (2:18.00) at Minnesota Class AA Championships a member of all-state 4x800-meter relays in 2008 and 2009 best time of 2:16.87 in 800 meters four-time track letterwinner all-conference middle blocker in volleyball as a senior named academic all-state.
Personal: Born July 12, 1991 major is strategic communications (focused on advertising) with a minor in design daughter of Kevin and Deb Mincke has an older brother Jordan, sister-in-law Heidi, and younger sister Mariah enjoys playing piano, photography, going to Minnesota Twins games, camping, biking, watching Gopher baseball with Abby Anderson, and playing on the lake.
Captains Corner: Amelia Barczi
Gophers co-captain Amelia Barczi reflects on her journey as a Gopher so far and looks forward to the year ahead.
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.