Sarah Klecker
Sarah  Klecker

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Minneapolis, Minn.

High School:
Hopkins HS

Birthdate:
05/04/1995

Experience:
1 Letter


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

02/09/2017

Running to the Runway

Gophers distance runner Sarah Klecker designed a running-inspired clothing line for her senior capstone project in the College of Design

12/12/2016

Gophers Hand Out Team Awards

Minnesota celebrated the 2016 cross country season with its annual team awards banquet Sunday

12/07/2016

Gophers Honored as Academic All-B1G

Thirteen Gophers have been honored by the Big Ten Conference for academics this fall

11/23/2016

2016 Cross Country Season in Review

Minnesota wrapped up the 2016 season with Madeline Strandemo representing the team at the NCAA Championship

12/12/2016

2016 W Cross Country Banquet

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

PRONUNCIATION:



Photo Gallery

2016 • Redshirt Junior Season: Named Big Ten Distinguished Scholar and Academic All-Big Ten honoree • ran in six meets this season • recorded a personal-best 6K time of 22:55.6 at Jack’s Run.

2015 • Redshirt Sophomore Season: Ran six races • placed eighth on the team and 81st overall in 24:29.2 at the Blugold Invitational • ran a season-best 24:14.04 as the 12th Gopher at the Tori Neubauer Invitational • finished ninth on the team and 20th overall at Rocky’s Run (26:41.8).

2014 • Redshirt Freshman Season: Did not compete.

2013 • Freshman Season: Redshirted the 2013 cross country season and the 2014 indoor and outdoor track & field seasons.

High School: A 2013 graduate of Hopkins High School • earned all-state honors in track and all-conference honors in cross country in 2009 • part of a Lake Conference champion team her freshman year.

Personal: Born May 4, 1995 • double major in apparel design and art with a minor in product design • daughter of Barney and Janis Klecker • has two sisters, Mary and Elizabeth, and three brothers, John, Joe and James • father Barney ran cross country and track at UW-Stout and mother Janis ran cross country for the Gophers • brother John ran cross country and track at Augustana College, sister Mary ran cross country and track at Augsburg College, and brother Joe runs cross country and track at the University of Colorado • enjoys drawing, painting, yoga, and playing with her dogs.

MORE HEADLINES

Minnesota to Host Griak Invitational

9/19/2017

One of the nation's largest cross country meets, the Roy Griak Invitational is set for Saturday at Les Bolstad Course.

Ski-U-Mah Weekly: Episode 2

9/18/2017

Watch episode two of Ski-U-Mah Weekly with guests Richard Pitino, Sarah Hopkins and Steve Plasencia.

Griak to Feature Fan Fest

9/18/2017

Join fellow cross country fans and running enthusiasts for Fan Fest at the 32nd annual Roy Griak Invitational at Les Bolstad Course this Saturday

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