Tamara Gorman
Tamara  Gorman

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Rapid City, S.D.

High School:
Rapid City Stevens HS

Birthdate:
02/22/1996

Experience:
1 Letter


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

10/18/2016

Jack's Run Up Next for Gophers

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

10/14/2016

Hasz Leads Gophers at Nuttycombe Invitational

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

09/30/2016

Gophers Take 10th at Notre Dame Invite

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

09/06/2016

Gophers to Host Oz Memorial

Minnesota officially opens the 2016 season at Les Bolstad Course this Friday

09/11/2015

Women Cross Country at Oz Memorial

Gopher women take first in Oz Memorial run

05/26/2015

Tamara Gorman

Photo gallery for women's cross country student-athlete Tamara Gorman.

Photo Gallery

2016 • Redshirt Sophomore Season:Ran in two meets this season • finished fifth for the Gophers at the Nuttycombe Wisconsin Invite with a 6K time of 21:48.9 • ran a career-best 5K time of 17:45.1 as the sixth Gopher at the Notre Dame Invitational.

2015 • Redshirt Freshman Season: Ran six races • placed third on the team and seventh overall at the Oz Memorial (22:34.5) • placed ninth on the team at the Griak Invitational (23:37.7) • placed fifth on the team and 149th overall at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational • ran a career-best 21:25.0 to place 49th overall as the sixth Gopher at the Big Ten Championship • placed 76th as the seventh Gopher at the Midwest Regional in her NCAA debut (21:52.2) • finished seventh on the team in 224th overall in her NCAA Championship debut (22:02.9).

2014 • Freshman Season: Redshirted the 2014 cross country and 2015 track & field seasons.

High School: A 2014 graduate of Rapid City Stevens High School • five-time letterwinner in cross country, track & field and swimming • led cross country team to the South Dakota Class AA title as a senior and runner-up finish as a junior • placed second at the 2013 South Dakota Class AA cross country championship in 14:24.81 • three-time Gatorade South Dakota Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year • five-time South Dakota Class AA track & field state champion in the 1,600m (2011), 3,200m (2011, 2013 and 2014) and 4x800m relay (2011) • three-time state runner-up in the 1,600m (2013, 2014) and 4x800m relay (2013) • 2011 and 2013 conference champion in the 1,600m and 3,200m • holds Rapid City Stevens school records in 1,600m (5:00) and 3,200m (10:42) • also swam competitively in high school • National Honor Society member.

Personal: Born February 22, 1996 • daughter of Jeff and Kelly Gorman • has one older brother, Brian, who competed for the University of Minnesota swim team from 2011-13 • father, Jeff, swam for the Gophers from 1983-85 • enjoys camping, cooking, hiking and spending time with family and friends • intends to major in elementary education • competitive triathlete • became the first American woman to win a junior worlds title at the 2013 International Triathlon Union (ITU) Junior World Championships with a first-place time of 57 minutes, 8 seconds on the 750-meter swim, 22.5-kilometer bike, 5-kilometer run course • placed third at the 2012 ITU Junior World Championships.

Gorman's Postseason Appearances
Year Big Tens Midwest Regional NCAA Championship
2014 Redshirt Redshirt Redshirt
2015 49th, 21:25.0 76th, 21:52.2 224th, 22:02.9
2016 DNC DNC DNC

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