The Minnesota Daily

Minnesota track and field program enters a new era

Babatunde Jinadu
April 18, 2019

The 2018-19 season has brought several changes for the track and field program at the University of Minnesota. It started when former women’s team head coach Matt Bingle was named director of men's and...

Patty O'Brien, who had a top-20 finish runs the course. Teammates and sisters Bethany and Megan Hasz finished first and second overall for Gopher women's cross country at the 33rd annual Roy Griak Invitational at Les Bolstad Golf Course on Saturday, Sept. 29.

Women’s cross country team places 29th at NCAA Championships

Babatunde Jinadu
November 19, 2018

Weather forecasts on the night before race day predicted three to five inches of snow in Madison, Wisconsin for this year's NCAA Cross Country Championships. The Minnesota women’s cross country team...

Bethany and Megan Hasz run side by side at Les Bolstad Golf Course on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018.  The Hasz twins finished first and second overall for Gopher women's cross country at the 33rd annual Roy Griak Invitational.

Minnesota cross country teams compete at NCAA Midwest Regional Meet

Babatunde Jinadu
November 12, 2018

On Friday, the Minnesota cross country program competed at the NCAA Midwest Regional meet on Newman Golf Course in Peoria, Illinois. The No. 23-ranked women’s team ended up in third place with a score...

Molly Eastman crosses the finish line at the Roy Griak Invitational at Les Bolstad Golf Course on Saturday, Sept. 29.

Gophers show off depth in fall season

Babatunde Jinadu
November 7, 2018

Six captains have provided the Minnesota women’s cross country team with valuable leadership this season. Among these leaders, first-year captain and fifth-year senior Molly Eastman has been especially...

The Gophers women's cross country team competes against other Division I teams at the Roy Griak Invitational at the Les Bolstad Golf Course on Saturday, Sept. 23 in St. Paul.

Cross country team closes out regular season

Babatunde Jinadu
November 5, 2018

The Minnesota cross country team braved rocky weather to finish off its fall season. The No. 23 Gophers closed its regular season Sunday with the 38th annual Rocky’s Run meet. It rained all morning at...

Gopher women's cross country prepares to run the 33rd annual Roy Griak Invitational at Les Bolstad Golf Course on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2019.

Redshirt freshman finding her stride for women’s cross country team

Babatunde Jinadu
November 1, 2018

Two of Minnesota’s runners, Bethany Hasz and Anastasia Korzenowski, earned personal record times at the Big Ten Cross Country Championship meet in Lincoln, Nebraska on Sunday. Both had stellar performances,...

Women cross country team places sixth, men’s team takes seventh at Big Ten Championships

Babatunde Jinadu
October 29, 2018

The University of Minnesota cross country program competed at the 2018 Big Ten Cross Country Championships meet on Sunday morning in Lincoln, Nebraska.  Beforehand, women’s team head coach Sarah...

Gopher women's cross country prepares to run the 33rd annual Roy Griak Invitational at Les Bolstad Golf Course on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2019.

Five races in two days for Minnesota cross country teams

Babatunde Jinadu
October 15, 2018

The Minnesota cross country program split up to compete in five different races from Friday through Saturday. First, on Friday, seven runners from the women’s team saw action in Peoria, Illinois at the...

Patty O'Brien, who had a top-20 finish runs the course. Teammates and sisters Bethany and Megan Hasz finished first and second overall for Gopher women's cross country at the 33rd annual Roy Griak Invitational at Les Bolstad Golf Course on Saturday, Sept. 29.

Patty O’Brien is leaving everything on the course this season

Babatunde Jinadu
October 4, 2018

Patty O’Brien has seemed to be one step ahead of the competition in cross country and in school. Coming into her fifth year at the University of Minnesota, O’Brien has completed her master’s degree...

Bethany and Megan Hasz run side by side at Les Bolstad Golf Course on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018.  The Hasz twins finished first and second overall for Gopher women's cross country at the 33rd annual Roy Griak Invitational.

Women’s cross country team wins the Roy Griak Invitational

Babatunde Jinadu
October 1, 2018

The University of Minnesota men’s and women’s cross country teams were in action again on Saturday at the 33rd annual Roy Griak Invitational. The course was buzzing with thousands of athletes and spectators...