Madeline Strandemo, Bethany Hasz, and Megan Hasz were named co-MVPs of the Gophers' 2017 season
Ninety-seven runners competed in the 37th annual running of Rocky's Run on Sunday morning
Sarah Werking, Ally Smith, Paige Peschel, Kelli Schmidt, and Sarah Klecker led Minnesota Saturday morning
Abby Lange placed 11th to lead Minnesota at the UW-Eau Claire Blugold Invitational Friday evening
Photos of Gopher women's cross country runner Kelsey Sather
2017 • Redshirt Sophomore Season: Ran four races • ran a career-best 6K time of 23:45.8 as the 14th Gopher in 27th overall at Jack’s Run • clocked a time of 24:20.4 in her first career 6K race as the 10th Gopher in 79th overall at the Blugold Invite.
2016 • Redshirt Freshman Season: Did not compete.
2015 • Freshman Season: Did not compete.
High School: A 2015 graduate of Robbinsdale Armstrong High School where she ran for coaches Sarah Keiser and Derek Fisher • four-year letterwinner in track & field, volleyball and Nordic skiing • four-year All-Northwest Suburban Conference honoree and two-time all-area honoree on the track • two-time Minnesota Class AA State Track & Field Championship participant in the 800m, placing 14th as a sophomore (2:15.77) and 10th as a junior (2:16.50) • two-time Northwest Suburban Conference champion in the 800m • ranks second in Robbinsdale Armstrong history in the 800m and 4x800m relay • owns high school personal bests of 2:15.57 in the 800m (2014), 5:23 in the 1,600m (2014), 59.6 in the 400m (2015) and 25.9 in the 200m (2012) • three-time All-Northwest Suburban Conference honoree in volleyball and Nordic skiing • two-time state runners-up as a team in Nordic skiing along with earning four Northwest Suburban Conference titles • named AAA award winner for Robbinsdale Armstrong (Athletics, Academics, and Arts) and Athena Award recipient as Robbinsdale Armstrong’s most outstanding female athlete • played club volleyball and summer softball.
Personal: Born November 17, 1996 • daughter of Sandi Brady Sather and Jay Sather • has two siblings, Jason and Kristiana • chemical engineering major • ran with current Gopher Melissa Cabak at Robbinsdale Armstrong High School • enjoys violin, reading, singing, being outside, traveling, swimming and scootering.
Four Gophers Earn Academic All-America Nods
6/21/2018 - W. Cross Country
Representing the Maroon & Gold are Second Team honorees Derek Wiebke and Madeline Strandemo and Third Team selections Temi Ogunrinde and Kiley Sabin.
Gophers Take 12th in Program of the Year Race
6/12/2018 - W. Cross Country
Minnesota was one of 15 NCAA Division I women's programs honored by the USTFCCCA in this year's Program of the Year standings.
Six Gophers Earn Academic All-District Nods
5/29/2018 - W. Cross Country
Representing the Maroon & Gold are Temi Ogunrinde, Kiley Sabin, Lindsey Smits, Madeline Strandemo, Derek Wiebke and Alec Basten. All six are now eligible for Google Cloud Academic All-Ame...