Courtney Alama, Danielle Anderson and Taylor Mikkalson led Minnesota at Jack's Twilight Run Friday evening
Molly Eastman, Nicole Heitzman and Delaney Sinnen led the Gophers at the Tori Neubauer Invitational Saturday afternoon
No. 23 Minnesota will race at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational and the Tori Neubauer Invitational this week
Liz Berkholtz repeated as the individual champion of the Gophers' annual intrasquad race
Several Gophers ran season or career-best times at Les Bolstad Course Saturday night
Photos of the Gopher women's cross country team at the 2015 Griak Invitational
2015 • Redshirt Sophomore Season: Ran five races • ran a career-best 23:10.85 to place sixth on the team and 33rd overall at the Tori Neubauer Invitational • placed ninth on the team and 84th overall at the Blugold Invitational (24:34.1) • placed 18th at Jack’s Run (24:46.2).
2014 • Redshirt Freshman Season: Ran one race • made her Gopher debut at Jack's Twilight Run, finishing as the 12th Gopher in 22nd place overall in 24:37.8.
2013 • Freshman Season: Redshirted the 2013 cross country season and the 2014 indoor and outdoor track & field seasons.
High School: A 2013 graduate of Coon Rapids High School • finished 11th in the Minnesota 2011 Class AA cross country meet • has a 4000-meter cross country PR of 14:40 • on the track, finished fourth at the Section 4AAA True Team meet in both the 1600 meters and 3200 meters in 2012 • fifth in the 1600m at the 2013 section True Team meet • fourth in the 800m at the 2013 Section 5AAA meet.
Personal: Born July 26, 1995 • daughter of Paul and Jayme D'Heilly • major is nutrition with a minor in Spanish • has one brother • enjoys doing puzzles, being active outdoors, and playing with her puppy, Chester.
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.