Drake and Moraczewski lead the Gophers as four-time academic honorees
Women's track and field leads the way with 45 recognized individuals
A close pack of runners propelled the team to victory.
The Golden Gophers kicked off the 2012 season with the annual Intrasquad Meet
2013 Senior Season: Named Academic All-Big Ten raced in six meets ran a career-best 21:58 as the fifth Gopher in 19th overall at the open race of the Wisconsin adidas Invitational finished third on the team at Jack's Run (22:30.8 in fourth overall) and Rocky's Run (23:35 in ninth overall) was the fourth Gopher at the Blugold Invitational in 22:38.06 for 15th overall also raced at the Oz Memorial (25:33.2) and the Griak Invitational (23:04.1 as the 15th Gopher) earned first varsity letter.
2012 Junior Season: Posted her season-best time of 22:43.96 at the Blugold Invitational, finishing 20th overall and ninth on the team the team's fifth runner (27th overall) at the Neubauer Invitational (23:01.8) competed in five races overall.
2011 Sophomore Season: Did not compete.
2010 Redshirt Freshman Season: Posted a time of 24:50.05 at the Griak Invitational also competed in Rocky's Run.
2009 Freshman Season: Redshirted the season.
On the Track: Won the 800m at the 2011 Jack Johnson Classic part of the Gophers' 4x400m and distance medley relay squads.
High School: A 2009 graduate of Onalaska High School high school coaches were Darren Shepardson and Nick Larson competed in two years of cross country and one year of track & field competed in Wisconsin Division I Cross Country Championships, placing 36th in 2007 and 29th as a senior in 2008 team was 2008 state runner-up helped Onalaska to a Mississippi Valley Conference cross country title (2008) two-time state track champion in 2009, her only season competing on the track won 800 meters (2:14.29) and ran third leg of champion 4x800m relay played soccer for three years three-time soccer letterwinner and an all-conference selection at forward scholar athlete.
Personal: Born November 19, 1990 given name is Katelynn majoring in sociology/political science daughter of Rodney and Diane Hill twin sister Jami ran cross country and track at Michigan has a younger sister, Dani enjoys water-skiing.
Walking on to Greatness: Madeline Strandemo
Gophers distance runner Madeline Strandemo shares her journey from walk-on to Big Ten champion.
Three Gophers Earn CoSIDA Academic All-District
Luca Wieland earned Academic All-District accolades for the third year in a row while Madeline Strandemo and Derek Wiebke picked up their first career honors.
Gophers Add Five More for 2017-18
Minnesota's newcomers for next season total 15 new student-athletes joining the Maroon & Gold.