Molly Eastman
Molly  Eastman

RS Sophomore

Victoria, Minn.

High School:
Holy Family Catholic HS


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Eastman Leads Gophers at Jack's Run

Twenty-one Gophers recorded career-best 6K times at Les Bolstad Friday evening


Jack's Run Up Next for Gophers

Join the Gophers for an open six-kilometer race at Les Bolstad Course this Friday evening


Hasz Leads Gophers at Nuttycombe Invitational

Megan Hasz, Bethany Hasz, and Madeline Strandemo led Minnesota on Friday afternoon


Gophers Take 10th at Notre Dame Invite

Madeline Strandemo, Bethany Hasz, and Megan Hasz led Minnesota in the 5K race at Notre Dame Friday


Gophers Take Team Title at Oz

Minnesota placed 12 runners in the top 20 at the season-opening Oz Memorial Run Friday


Molly Eastman

Photo gallery for women's cross country student-athlete Molly Eastman.

Photo Gallery

2015 • Redshirt Freshman Season: Named Academic All-Big Ten honoree • ran six races • ran a career-best 22:30.21 to lead the Gophers and place 10th overall at the Tori Neubauer Invitational • finished second on the team and 17th overall at the Blugold Invitational (23:03.8) • finished 38th overall as the seventh female finisher at Jack’s Run (23:43.8) • took sixth overall as the second Gopher at Rocky’s Run (23:43.5).

2014 • Freshman Season: Competed in five races as an unattached runner.

High School: A 2014 graduate of Holy Family Catholic High School • four-time state qualifier in cross country, including a 12th-place finish at the 2013 Minnesota Class A state cross country championship • two-time all-state and three-time all-conference cross country runner • three-time state qualifier, including two appearances in the 4x800m relay with a state runner-up finish at the 2014 Minnesota Class A state track & field championship in a Holy Family school record 9:32.16 • took seventh in the 3,200m at the state meet as a freshman • two-time all-state honoree and four-time all-conference honoree on the track • academic all-state honoree in both cross country and track & field • also a four-year letterwinner and team captain in Nordic skiing in high school.

Personal: Born May 4, 1996 • daughter of Patrick and Lee Anne Eastman • has one younger sister, Maria • mother, Lee Anne, competed in cross country and track & field and the University of Minnesota Duluth • enjoys cooking, Nordic skiing and horseback riding • majoring in food science.


Eastman Leads Gophers at Jack's Run


Twenty-one Gophers recorded career-best 6K times at Les Bolstad Course on Friday evening.

Kargol Enjoying Success as a Rookie


Redshirt freshman Abby Kargol has placed among Minnesota's top five runners in three consecutive races.

Captains Corner: Danielle Anderson


Gophers co-captain Danielle Anderson shares her thoughts on Minnesota's cross country season so far.

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