Oct. 13, 2012
After a solid performance by the Golden Gophers’ top group at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational on Friday, the team’s second group brought home a win from UW-La Crosse’s Tori Neubauer Invitational today.
A trio of Minnesota runners led the way to a team win on a rainy day. Stephanie Solfelt (22:32.1), Kaitlin Mincke (22:32.7), and Jessica Schmidt (22:33.5) finished in a tight pack one after another in places nine through 11. Hannah Trasser, Katie Hill, Kaila Urick, and Heather Brunn completed the Gophers’ top seven spots.
The Gophers’ point total of 82 put them ahead of second-place Wartburg by 17 points.
Minnesota will host Jack’s Run next Saturday, Oct. 20, at 5:00 p.m. at Les Bolstad Golf Course. They will travel to the Big Ten Championships in East Lansing, Mich., on Sunday, Oct. 28.
Gophers Volunteer at Feed My Starving Children
The Gophers took a team outing to volunteer at Feed My Starving Children during winter break.
Distance Gophers Set for Track
Coach Sarah Hopkins previews the distance squad as the Gophers prepare to kick off the 2017 track & field season.
Faces of the Big Ten: Madeline Strandemo
The Gophers cross country and track & field student-athlete is featured in this year's Faces of the Big Ten campaign.