Violet Weibel  
Violet Weibel

Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
La Crosse, Wis.

High School:
La Crosse Central HS

Birthdate:
10/13/1994


11/09/2014

Swatek Leads Gophers at Rocky's Run

Minnesota hosted its final home meet of the 2014 season Saturday

10/26/2014

Gophers Host Jack's Twilight Run

Several Gophers ran season or career-best times at Les Bolstad Course Saturday night

10/18/2014

Seven Gophers Run Season-Best Times

Minnesota raced at the Tori Neubauer Invitational Saturday morning

10/04/2014

Rethwisch Leads Gophers at Blugold Invite

Minnesota finished second in the team standings

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2014 • Redshirt Freshman Season: Ran five races • placed among the top 10 Gophers at four meets • made her Gopher debut at the Griak Invitational, finishing the 6K in 24:47.5 • finished 10th for the Gophers at the UW-Eau Claire Blugold Invite in 23:54.3 • ran a 23:53 as the sixth Gopher in 72nd overall at the Tori Neubauer Invitational • finished ninth on the team and 16th overall at Jack's Run in a career-best 23:30.6 • finished 10th on the team at Rocky's Run (25:01).

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

High School: A 2013 graduate of LaCrosse Center High School • competed at Wisconsin Division 1 state meets in both track and cross country • won both the 1,600m and 3,200m to help Central's track team win the 2012 Mississippi Valley Conference championship • repeated as MVC 1,600m champion in 2013 • competed at the Footlocker Midwest Region Championships in 2012.

Personal: Born October 13, 1994 • daughter of Sue and Paul Weibel • has two siblings, Vince and Vance • enjoys yoga, reading and hiking • plans to major in kinesiology.