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A collage of photos with the proclamation 'Border Battle Champs'

Gophers reign supreme in Border Battle

For the sixth time in the last seven years, Minnesota claimed victory in its annual all-sports series against Wisconsin.
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
The Gopher softball team stands behind its Super Regional championship banner.

Softball team headed to College World Series

The Golden Gophers swept southern power LSU and are now headed to the Women’s College World Series for the first time ever.
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The Gopher softball team jumps in the air after a victory on May 20.

Gophers win Minneapolis Regional, will host super regional

The Gopher softball team beat Georgia 8-1 on May 20 to win the NCAA Minneapolis Regional tournament and advance to next weekend's super regional.
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Maizie Deihl, in Sienna clay Bulldog sweatshirt, poses among the seats of an auditorium.

Mistress of nets and notes

Athlete/artist/academic standout Maizie Deihl makes the most of her UMN Duluth experience.
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Justin Karstadt and Temi Ogunrinde pose with their awards.

Athletes honored at Golden Goldys

Student-athletes and coaches received honors at the annual Golden Goldys awards ceremony at TCF Bank Stadium.
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Fans at a baseball game wave an "M" flag.

Big Ten honors 101 Gopher student-athletes

The Big Ten Conference has honored 101 University of Minnesota student-athletes with Academic All-Big Ten accolades.
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Michael Hurt, Amir Coffey, and Dupree McBrayer celebrate Minnesota's selection to the NCAA Tournament.

Tourney time for winter sports

As usual, Golden Gopher winter sports teams have been in the middle of the March tournament mayhem.
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
The Gopher women's hockey team huddles at its net.

Another title for Gopher women’s hockey

A road win at Bemidji State vaulted the Gopher women's hockey team to its 10th WCHA regular-season championship.
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
The exterior of the the U of M's Athletes Village.

Gopher athletes score all-time-high GPA

Golden Gopher student-athletes posted their highest-ever GPA for fall semester 2018, as well as their highest cumulative GPA.
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Emmit Carpenter celebrates after a kick.

A specialist in kicking … and giving

Emmit Carpenter is now the Gophers’ most accurate kicker, and he’s on target with his generosity, too.
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
The Gopher football team celebrates after the game with Paul Bunyan's Axe.

Gophers reclaim Paul Bunyan’s Axe

The University of Minnesota is now in possession of Paul Bunyan’s Axe after a dominating 37-15 win over Wisconsin in Madison.
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
A bunch of M flags blowing in the wind

A new high in graduation success

University of Minnesota student-athletes have posted a program-record 93 percent graduation rate, as measured by the NCAA's Graduation Success Rate.
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