Fall Academic All-Big Ten teams boast several Gopher Standouts
22 will race on Saturday at the Tori Neubauer
2011 Junior Season: Redshirted the 2011 Cross Country season
2010 Redshirt Sophomore Season: Was the Gophers' 24th finisher at the Roy Griak Invite (24:32.30).
2009 Sophomore Season: Redshirted the season.
2008 Freshman Season: Competed in five races ran her season-best time of 23:32.3 at Tori Neubauer Invitational
High School: A 2008 graduate of Minnetonka High School high school coach was Jane Reimer-Morgan earned all-state honors as a senior, finishing 14th in the Minnesota Class AA Cross Country Championships team placed third all-state in track as a member of the runner-up 4x800-meter relay earned four varsity letters in track, two in cross country a member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Born Oct. 20, 1989 economics major daughter of Bill and Julie Light father played football for the Gophers (1969-71) serving as team captain in 1971 has three older sisters: Brittney, Chelsea and Caitlin enjoys water skiing, sailing and triathlons.
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.