Paige Peschel
Paige  Peschel

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Westfield, Wis.

High School:
Westfield Area HS

Birthdate:
02/14/1996


11/05/2017

Gophers Host 2017 Home Finale

Ninety-seven runners competed in the 37th annual running of Rocky's Run on Sunday morning

10/14/2017

Werking Leads Gophers at Neubauer Invite

Sarah Werking, Ally Smith, Paige Peschel, Kelli Schmidt, and Sarah Klecker led Minnesota Saturday morning

09/29/2017

Gophers Race at Blugold Invite

Abby Lange placed 11th to lead Minnesota at the UW-Eau Claire Blugold Invitational Friday evening

09/23/2017

No. 19 Gophers Place Third at Griak

Madeline Strandemo finished 10th overall to lead the Gophers to a third-place finish at the Roy Griak Invitational Saturday

09/08/2017

Kohut-Jackson, Gophers Win at Oz Memorial

The Gophers took home the individual and team titles at the Oz Memorial Run Friday evening

12/12/2016

2016 W Cross Country Banquet

Photos from the Gophers' end-of-season banquet celebrating the 2016 cross country season.

05/26/2015

Paige Peschel

Photo gallery for women's cross country student-athlete Paige Peschel.

PRONUNCIATION:



Photo Gallery

2017 • Redshirt Junior Season: Named team co-captain • ran six races • ran a career-best 6K time of 21:35.8 as the fourth Gopher in ninth overall at Jack’s Run.

2016 • Redshirt Sophomore Season: Ran in six meets this season • recorded a career-best 6K time of 22:49.7 at Jack’s Run.

2015 • Redshirt Freshman Season: Ran five races • ran a career-best 24:05.57 as the 10th Gopher at the Tori Neubauer Invitational.

2014 • Freshman Season: Did not compete.

High School: A 2014 graduate of Westfield Area High School • named 2011 USA Track & Field All-American • four-time All-South Central Conference honoree and 12-time conference champion in track & field • seven-time state qualifier with six top-10 finishes • placed third in both the 1,600m and 3,200m at the 2011 Wisconsin Division 2 state track & field championships as a freshman • finished 10th in the state in the 800m as a junior and took eighth in the 1,600m and 10th in both the 400m and 800m as a senior • holds Westfield Area school records in 400m, 800m, 1,600m and 3,200m • also a four-year letterwinner in basketball in high school • National Honor Society member.

Personal: Born February 14, 1996 • daughter of Jayson and Melissa Peschel • has one younger brother, Parker • enjoys working out, running, reading and swimming • kinesiology major.

MORE HEADLINES

B1G Recognizes 95 Gophers For Academics

B1G Recognizes 95 Gophers For Academics

12/6/2017 - W. Cross Country

Ninety-five University of Minnesota student-athletes have earned Academic All-Big Ten honors, announced Wednesday by the conference office.

2017 Cross Country Season in Review

2017 Cross Country Season in Review

11/25/2017 - W. Cross Country

Minnesota wrapped up the 2017 cross country season with a 19th-place finish at the NCAA Championship.

Warm-Up Lap: Q&A with Lindsey Greenlund

Warm-Up Lap: Q&A with Lindsey Greenlund

11/21/2017 - W. Cross Country

Get to know Gophers redshirt freshman Lindsey Greenlund as the Gophers transition from cross country to indoor track & field.

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