Academic All-Americans

Year Sport Name Team Position
1956 Football Bob Hobert -- T
1960 Football Frank Brixius -- T
1968 Football Bob Stein -- DE
1969 Men's Basketball Larry Overskei 3  
1970 Baseball Dave Cosgrove 2 P
  Football Barry Mayer 1 RB
1971 Baseball John Peterson 1 OF
1972 Baseball Jim Wallace 1 IF
  Football Doug Kingsriter 2 OE
1978 Baseball Thomas Johnson 2 DH
1980 Baseball Michael Lauesen 3 OF
1981 Football Mike Robb 2 DB
1982 Volleyball Martie Larsen 2 Blocker
1983 Volleyball Chris Donnell 3 Setter
  Volleyball Martie Larsen 3 Blocker
1985 Football David Puk 2 RB
1987 Men's At-Large Stephen Braun 2 Gymnastics
  Volleyball Sharon Oesterling 2 S
1988 Softball Kathy Casull 2 3B
  Women's At-Large Marie Roethlisberger 3 Gymnastics
  Volleyball Sharon Oesterling 1 S
1989 Football Brent Herbel 1 P
  Men's At-Large Mike Zechmeister 3 Swimming
  Softball Kathy Casull 1 3B
  Women's At-Large Kate Hughes 3 Golf
  Women's At-Large Marie Roethlisberger 3 Gymnastics
1990 Men's At-Large Chuck Heise 2 Wrestling
  Women's At-Large Uta Herrmann 3 Swimming
  Women's At-Large Marie Roethlisberger 1 Gymnastics
1992 Men's At-Large John Roethlisberger 2 Gymnastics
  Women's At-Large Uta Herrmann 2 Swimming
1993 Baseball Darren Schwankl 3 OF
  Football Justin Conzemius 2 DB
  Football Omar Douglas 2 WR
  Football Jeff Rosga 2 DB
  Men's At-Large Matt Burns 3 Track & Field
  Men's At-Large Martin Eriksson 1 Track & Field
  Men's At-Large John Roethlisberger # 1 Gymnastics
1994 Football Justin Conzemius 1 DB
  Men's At-Large Matt Burns 2 Cross Country/Track & Field
  Men's At-Large Martin Eriksson 1 Track & Field
  Men's At-Large Jeff Nielsen 2 Hockey
1995 Football Justin Conzemius 2 LB
  Men's At-Large Bernie Zeruhn 2 Swimming
1996 Men's At-Large Dan Trebil 2 Hockey
  Men's At-Large Bernie Zeruhn # 1 Swimming
  Women's At-Large Gretchen Brandt 3 Soccer
1997 Men's At-Large Matt Schlessman 2 Swimming
  Softball Rachel Nelson 3 OF
1998 Men's At-Large John Cahoy 3 Swimming
  Men's At-Large Vesa Rantanen 3 Track & Field
  Men's At-Large Staffan Strand 3 Track & Field
  Softball Amber Hegland 3  
  Women's At-Large Jennifer McElmury 2 Soccer
1999 Men's At-Large John Cahoy # 1 Swimming
  Men's At-Large Tim Hartung 1 Wrestling
  Men's At-Large Staffan Strand 2 Track & Field
  Men's At-Large Martin Zielinski 1 Swimming
  Softball Steph Midthun 3 OF
2000 Women's At-Large Aubrey Schmitt 2 Track & Field
2001 Women's At-Large Corrine Nimtz 2 Track & Field
  Women's At-Large Aubrey Schmitt 2 Track & Field
2002 Men's At-Large Harsh Mankad 3 Tennis
  Volleyball Cassie Busse 3 OH
2003 Football Justin Isom 2 CB
  Men's At-Large Simon Nash 3 Golf
  Men's Track/Cross Country Mikael Jakobsson 3 Cross Country/Track & Field
  Women's At-Large Dana Baum 3 Swimming
  Women's Basketball Lindsay Whalen 3 G
  Women's Track/Cross Country Heather Hamilton 3  
  Women's Track/Cross Country Shae Marks 1  
  Volleyball Cassie Busse 1 Opposite Hitter
2004 Baseball Andy Hunter 2 IF
  Football Greg Eslinger 2 OL
  Men's Track/Cross Country John Albert 1  
  Men's Track/Cross Country Mikael Jakobsson 1  
  Men's Track/Cross Country Adam Steele 2  
  Women's Basketball April Calhoun 3  
2005 Baseball Andy Hunter 3 INF
  Football Greg Eslinger 2 OL
  Football Mark Losli 2 DL
  Men's At-Large Guillermo Alvaraz 1 Gymnastics
  Men's At-Large Justin Mortimer 1 Swimming
  Men's Track/Cross Country John Albert 2  
2006 Baseball Andy Hunter 2 IF
  Men's At-Large Travis Beckerle 1  
  Men's Track/Cross Country John Albert 3  
  Women's Basketball April Calhoun 3  
2007 Baseball Matt Nohelty 3 OF
  Men's At-Large Igor Cerensek 3 Swimming
  Women's Track/Cross Country Ladia Albertson-Junkans 3  
2008 Baseball Matt Nohelty 1 OF
  Women's Track/Cross Country Heather Dorniden 2  
  Women's Track/Cross Country Liz Podominick 2  
2009 Baseball Matt Nohelty 1 DH
  Women's At-Large Jenny Shaughnessy 2  
2010 Men's Track/Cross Country Aaron Studt 3  
  Men's Track/Cross Country Mike Torchia 2  
  Women's Track/Cross Country Heather Dorniden 1  
  Women's Track/Cross Country Megan Duwell 2  
2011 Men's Basketball Blake Hoffarber 2  
  Women's At-Large Kaylee Jamison 1 Swimming
2012 Baseball Troy Larson 2 OF
  Men's Track/Cross Country Quentin Mege 3  
  Soccer Allie Phillips 3 F
2013 Baseball Troy Larson 2 OF
  Men's Track/Cross Country Quentin Mege 1  
  Softball Kaitlyn Richardson 3 IF
  Women's At-Large Noora Raty 1 Hockey
2014 Football Maxx Williams 1 TE
2015 Football Brandon Lingen 2 TE
  Men's Track/Cross Country Luca Wieland 2  
  Softball Erica Meyer 1 OF
  Women's At-Large Hannah Brandt 2 Hockey
  Women's At-Large Lindsay Mable 3 Gymnastics
  Women's At-Large Jessica Plant 2 Swimming
  Volleyball Paige Tapp 2  
2016 Baseball Matt Fielder 2 DH
  Men's At-Large Michael Kroells 1 Wrestling
  Men's At-Large Brett Pfarr 3 Wrestling
  Men's Track/Cross Country Luca Wieland 1  
  Women's At-Large Hannah Brandt 2 Hockey
  Women's At-Large Lindsay Mable 1 Gymnastics
  Women's At-Large Lee Stecklein 2 Hockey
  Soccer Rashida Beal 1 D
  Women's Track/Cross Country Alex Beckman 3  
  Women's Track/Cross Country Jess Lehman 2  
  Volleyball Paige Tapp 1  
2017 Women's Basketball Carlie Wagner 3 G
  Men's At-Large Justin Karstadt 3 Gymnastics
  Men's At-Large Michael Kroells 1 Wrestling
  Men's At-Large Brett Pfarr 2 Wrestling
  Men's Track/Cross Country Derek Wiebke 3  
  Men's Track/Cross Country Luca Wieland 2  
  Softball Sara Groenewegen 3 P
  Women's At-Large Lee Stecklein 2 Hockey
  Women's At-Large Yu Zhou 3 Swimming

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New Golf Practice Facility Approved Friday

12/15/2017 - W. Golf

The new golf training center will break ground in spring 2018 and open later in the year.

Construction Update: Basketball Practice Facility

12/15/2017 - M. Basketball

Check out some of the progress on the Gopher men's & women's basketball practice facilities, part of the University of Minnesota Athletes Village project!

Gophers Land Three All-Americans

12/13/2017 - W. Volleyball

The University of Minnesota had three individuals garner All-America honors, announced today by the American Volleyball Coaches Association.

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