A night for Golden Goldys
The University of Minnesota volleyball and men's basketball teams highlighted the 2017 Golden Goldys, the annual awards ceremony held May 1 at TCF Bank Stadium. The pair of teams took home seven Goldys awards as Intercollegiate Athletics recognized both the athletic and academic achievements of its more than 700 student-athletes.
Volleyball's Sarah Wilhite had her name called twice as the female athlete of the year and breakthrough athlete of the year. Freshman Alexis Hart was named the female rookie of the year, while volleyball and head coach Hugh McCutcheon was named women's team coach of the year.