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Temi Ogunrinde holds up a medal during the Big Ten Championship on May 12, 2017. 

Women’s track and field finishes first at Big Ten

Drew Cove
May 14, 2018

The Gophers did something they had never accomplished before in women's track and field. No. 11 Minnesota emerged as the overall team champion in both the indoor and outdoor Big Ten tournament on Sunday...

Redshirt sophomore Sammie Houston competes at the Field House.

Minnesota takes two titles in Arkansas

Kaleb Medhanie
April 30, 2018

Sammie Houston said a victory in the national relays gives him confidence going forward. He'll need that confidence as Minnesota heads to the postseason. The Gophers competed in the National Relays Championships...

Redshirt senior Titania Markland competes during the Border Battle at the Field House on Saturday.

Sabin excels on her birthday; Eastman highlights Drake Relays

Kaleb Medhanie
April 30, 2018

The Gophers broke records again this weekend. This time, it was in Louisville on an athlete's birthday. No. 10 Minnesota competed in the Louisville Lenny Lyles and Clark Wood Invite in Louisville, Kentucky...

Temi Ogunrinde holds up a medal during the Big Ten Championship on May 12, 2017. 

Gophers’ Temi Ogunrinde stays busy with track and field, campus groups

Kaleb Medhanie
April 26, 2018

Redshirt junior Temi Ogunrinde is the Gophers' all-time leader in the hammer throw, but track and field is just one part of her life on Minnesota's campus. Ogunrinde won the hammer throw at the Beach Invitational...

Freshman Teddy Frid runs in the 110-meter hurdles on Thursday evening at St. Thomas.

Teddy Frid comes home from Bryan Clay invite with title

Kaleb Medhanie
April 23, 2018

Teddy Frid was the lone Minnesota competitor at the Bryan Clay Invitational, but the Gophers still left the meet with a victory. Frid won the decathlon with 7,269 points, which puts him ninth in Minnesota...

Redshirt senior Titania Markland competes during the Border Battle at the Field House on Saturday.

Emma Spagnola and Agnes Esser shine over weekend

Kaleb Medhanie
April 23, 2018

Emma Spagnola and Agnes Esser had historic performances for Minnesota over the weekend. On Friday, Spagnola won the 400-meter hurdles at a time that broke a 13-year old record. Esser had a career-best...

Redshirt Freshman Mason Roomes competes in the long jump on April 12 at St. Thomas.

Gophers come away with seven titles at St. Thomas

Kaleb Medhanie
April 16, 2018

Field events were a big part of Minnesota's success on Thursday. The Gophers competed in the Tomcat Twilight on Thursday at St. Thomas, an event where they came away with seven titles. Five of their seven...

Freshman Teddy Frid runs in the 110-meter hurdles on Thursday evening at St. Thomas.

Teddy Frid embodies the combined-event athlete

Kaleb Medhanie
April 12, 2018

The person who receives the title “World’s Greatest Athlete” is given to the Olympic decathlon winner, because they do nearly every type of physical activity. That's Teddy Frid's choice of event...

Minnesota takes home 11 titles in cold weather

Kaleb Medhanie
April 9, 2018

The temperature in Waco, Texas this weekend hit a low of 37 degrees, but that didn’t stop Minnesota from competing. The No. 13 Gophers went to the Baylor Invitational in Waco, Texas on Saturday, where...

Gophers Jackson Wellenstein, Ben Psicihulis, and Matthew Baker compete in the 4x400-meter relay during the Border Battle on Jan. 13.

Kieran McKeag, 4×400 team shine for Minnesota in Sun Angel Classic

Kaleb Medhanie
April 9, 2018

Improvement has been a key factor for Minnesota this season. Kieran McKeag has had continued success in the hammer throw during outdoor season. This week was his third straight week of setting a personal...