Feb. 9, 2012
The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced today student athletes who earned 2011 Division I All-Academic Cross Country status. A total of 104 student-athletes represent the 67 institutions that compose the group.
Of those 107 winners senior Stephanie Price and redshirt sophomore Ashlie Decker each earned a spot on the list, to represent Minnesota.
To qualify for the USTFCCCA All-Academic Track and Field Team, the student-athlete must have compiled a cumulative grade point average of 3.25 and have either earned USTFCCCA All-America status or finished in the NCAA region’s top 15 (or top 10 percent) in 2011.
Gophers Name 2016 Captains
Danielle Anderson, Anne Haakenstad, Madeline Strandemo, and Tess Wasowicz will lead the Gophers this fall.
Griak Feature: Katie Flood
Katie Flood is the only runner in Griak Invitational history to win three individual high school race titles.
Griak Feature: Missy (Buttry) Rock
The University of Minnesota will celebrate the 31st annual Roy Griak Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 24 at Les Bolstad Golf Course in Falcon Heights, Minn.