Minnesota has nine repeat academic all-conference honorees this fall
2014 • Junior Season: Did not compete • Academic All-Big Ten selection.
2013 • Sophomore Season: Did not compete.
2012 • Redshirt Freshman Season: Did not compete.
2011 • Freshman Season: Redshirted the 2011 cross country season.
High School: A 2011 graduate of Haddonfield Memorial High School • high school coaches were Jason Russo and Mike Bussarello • cross country team placed third in the state of New Jersey in her senior year • also played soccer and won a state championship as a junior • placed third in the distance medley relay in 2009, which earned her All-American honors • earned all conference all four years • lettered in track all four years • National Honor Society member.
Personal: Born January 28, 1993 • majoring in biomedical engineering • daughter of Linda Kuritzkes and Mark Bailey • has one brother, Greg • enjoys helping people, anything outdoors, and being with friends and family.
Gophers Name 2016 Captains
Danielle Anderson, Anne Haakenstad, Madeline Strandemo, and Tess Wasowicz will lead the Gophers this fall.
Griak Feature: Katie Flood
Katie Flood is the only runner in Griak Invitational history to win three individual high school race titles.
Griak Feature: Missy (Buttry) Rock
The University of Minnesota will celebrate the 31st annual Roy Griak Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 24 at Les Bolstad Golf Course in Falcon Heights, Minn.