Minnesota will race at UW-Eau Claire this Friday and SDSU this Saturday
Head coach Sarah Hopkins was encouraged by Minnesota's performance last weekend
Five top-10 finishes helped Minnesota claim the team title in Provo, Utah
The Gophers finished second in the team standings at the Oz Memorial
2014 Redshirt Freshman Season: Made her Gopher debut as the second Gopher and ninth finisher overall at the Oz Memorial 6K (23:18.5) finished ninth on the team and 27th overall at the BYU Autumn Classic three-mile in 19:03.4.
2013 Freshman Season: Redshirted the 2013 cross country season and the 2014 indoor and outdoor track & field seasons.
High School: A 2013 graduate of Fargo South High School high school coaches were Mike Merritt and Troy Thorson an all-state cross country performer, finishing third in 2012 on the track, won the 800m (2:17.34) at the 2013 North Dakota Division A state meet and finished sixth in the 1,600m and the 4x400m relay 2013 Eastern Dakota Conference champion in the 1,600m five-time letterwinner in cross country and track four-year letterwinner in basketball National Honor Society member.
Personal: Born July 12, 1995 daughter of Guy and Kimberly Strandemo has three siblings, Thomas, Sarah and William intends to major in marketing and international business with a minor in Mandarin Chinese nickname is Maddie enjoys water sports, including water-skiing and wakeboarding.