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Brett Pfarr and Sarah Wilhite holding trophies.

A night for Golden Goldys

On May 1 Intercollegiate Athletics recognized both the athletic and academic achievements of its more than 700 student-athletes in a special ceremony at TCF Bank Stadium.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/night-golden-goldys
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Maroon and gold M flags flapping in the breeze

Gophers gain Academic All–Big Ten honors

Seventy-nine University of Minnesota student-athletes from winter sports have received Academic All­–Big Ten honors, the conference recently announced.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/gophers-gain-academic-allbig-ten-honors
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Toby Hanson takes a throw at first base.

Gophers inaugurate stadium with a win

The Golden Gophers picked up the first Division I baseball victory at U.S. Bank Stadium with a 13-4 decision over Seattle University on Feb. 24. 
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/gophers-inaugurate-stadium-win
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
The U of M dance team performs.

Dance team, Goldy elite again

The U of M’s spirit squads—and Goldy Gopher—were dominant on the national stage once again at the recent cheerleading and dance team championships.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/dance-team-goldy-elite-again
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
P.J. Fleck speaks at a news conference.

Fleck named new football coach for Golden Gophers

The University of Minnesota announced January 6 that P.J. Fleck will be its new head football coach. 
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/fleck-named-new-football-coach-golden-gophers
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Gopher volleyball players celebrate in a match against UCLA.

Gophers advance to second straight Final Four

The University of Minnesota volleyball team beat UCLA Saturday night in the regional final to advance to the NCAA Final Four.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/gophers-advance-second-straight-final-four
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Gopher student-athletes pose in graduation gowns.

Gopher graduation rates up again

University of Minnesota student-athletes have again posted an impressive Graduation Success Rate, the latest in a trend of impressive academic and graduation numbers.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/gopher-graduation-rates-again
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
The Gopher women's soccer team poses after its Big Ten Tournament title.

Soccer team wins Big Ten Tournament title

The Gopher soccer team won the 2016 Big Ten Women’s Soccer Tournament with a 2-1 victory over Rutgers on November 7, and now moves on to the NCAA tourney.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/soccer-team-wins-big-ten-tournament-title
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
An M flag waving

Stecklein, Pfarr honored at scholarship banquet

The Golden Gopher Fund hosted its annual Scholarship Banquet and honored two outstanding student-athletes—Lee Stecklein and Brett Pfarr.  
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/stecklein-pfarr-honored-scholarship-banquet
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Betsy McCann in action

McCann takes place in history with marching band

Betsy Kerns McCann is the first-ever female marching band director in the Big Ten.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/mccann-takes-place-history-marching-band
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
The Mardi Gras Homecoming button from 1941.

Homecoming football trivia

As the University of Minnesota celebrates its 102nd homecoming, here is some homecoming-related football trivia.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/homecoming-football-trivia
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
A young boy poses with Goldy Gopher at the HopeDay Festival.

Gophers host HopeDay Festival

The University of Minnesota held the 10th annual HopeDay Festival for kids recently at TCF Bank Stadium. 
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/gophers-host-hopeday-festival
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018

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