The top four Gophers record career-best times at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational
No. 26 Minnesota claimed eight of the top 11 places en route to the team title
Minnesota finished second in the team standings
Minnesota will race at UW-Eau Claire this Friday and SDSU this Saturday
Five top-10 finishes helped Minnesota claim the team title in Provo, Utah
2014 Redshirt Junior Season: Named team co-captain placed 23rd overall and eighth on the team at the BYU Autumn Classic, finishing the three-mile course in 18:58.1.
2013 Redshirt Sophomore Season: Raced in four meets posted a season-best 6K time of 22:18 as the Gophers' sixth runner (33rd overall) at the open race of the Wisconsin adidas Invitational was the 11th Gopher at two meets, coming in 13th overall at the SDSU Classic 5K (18:13.94) and 90th overall at the Griak Invitational (22:27.8) posted a time of 23:41.4 at the Oz Memorial to open the season.
2012 Redshirt Freshman Season: Finished fourth on the team (32nd overall) in the Wisconsin adidas open race with a season-best time of 21:39 finished second overall (first on the team) at the Blugold Invite in 21:47.46 also finished second (and second on the team) at both Jack's Run (22:41.79) and Rocky's Run (22:50) competed in six races overall Big Ten Distinguished Scholar and Academic All-Big Ten selection.
2011 Freshman Season: Redshirted the 2011 cross country season.
High School: A 2011 graduate of Fayetteville High School in Fayetteville, Ark. high school coach was Michelle Fyfe cross country team placed third in the state in her junior year and fourth during her senior year also participated in track & field and golf team won state championships in both golf and track & field her senior year two-time all-state runner part of the school record 4x800m relay team at the state championships National Honor Society and academic honor roll member.
Personal: Born November 5, 1992 majoring in kinesiology daughter of Chris and Cindy Bucknam father is the track & field head coach at the University of Arkansas has one older brother named Eric.