2007 Inductees

Carson Hoeft

Carson Hoeft

Dick Mulkern

Dick Mulkern

Donovan Bergstrom

Donovan Bergstrom

Gary Wilson

Gary Wilson

Jerry McNeil

Jerry McNeil

Sarah Renk Thorsett

Sarah Renk Thorsett

Donovan Bergstrom

1993 NCAA Steeplechase Champion
1992 and 1993 Big 10 Steeplechase Champion
1991 Big 10 Cross Country Champion
Minnesota State Champion 1600 meters 1986, 1987, 1988
Minnesota State Champion 3200 meters 1986, 1987, 1988
Minnesota State Champion Cross Country 1987

Carson Hoeft

1990 NCAA 7th 1500 meter
1990 Big 10 Outdoor 2nd 1500m and 2nd Indoor Mile
1988 Big 10 Outdoor 2nd 1500m and 2nd Indoor 1500m
1985 USA Junior Olympic Champion 800m in 1:52.07
1986 3rd US Junior National 800m and 1st in Pan Am Junior
1985 Minnesota State High School 2nd 800m, 2nd 1600m
1984 Minnesota State High School 2nd 1600m

Jerry McNeal

Minnesota State High School Mile 3rd 1953, 2nd 1954
Minnesota State High School Cross Country 2nd 1954
1957 U of Kansas Big 7 CC Conference Champion
1957 Big 7 Indoor 2-Mile Champion
1957 4 X Mile Relay American College Record
NCAA 1956 5th 10K, 3rd 1957 2-Mile, 1958 7th CC
Masters Winner City of Lakes, Grandma's and
Twin Cities Marathons 

Dick Mulkern

Minnesota High School Coach Detroit Lakes 1949 - 1951, White Bear Lake 1952 -
1962
Hamlin University Head Track Coach 1962 Ð 1965,
Hamlin Throwing Coach 1962 Ð 1992
Coached 12 NCAA Div III Champions
Coached 41 NCAA Div III All-Americans
Assist. Coach Punahou High School, Hawaii, 1994 Ð 1999
Coached Masters Throwers in Florida  2000 Ð 2006
Currently Coaching Track in Sheffield, Iowa

Sarah Renk Thorsett

NCAA Champion 4 X 800 m, 1992 and 1993
NCAA 5th Outdoor 1500m 1992, 5th Indoor Mile 1993
NCAA 6th Outdoor 1500m and 800m 1993
USATF 5th 800m 1993; 4th 1500m 1994; 3rd 1500m 1995
Pan Am Games 1500m Champion 1995
World Championship team 1995 and 1997
Minnesota State Champion 1600m 1987 & 1988,
800m 1988, 2nd 800m 1987 

Gary Wilson

U of M Women's Cross Country Coach 1985 Ð Present,
Head Track Coach 1985 Ð 2006, Assistant Coach 2007
Big 10 Outdoor Track Championship 2006,
Big 10 Indoor Championship 2007, Big 10 CC 2007
NCAA Cross Country 9th in 2005 and 11th in 2006
Ten NCAA Cross Country Team Appearances
CC Team Ranked in Top 25 Nationally 17 of Last 21 Years
Coached 1993 US Junior National CC Team
Coached 1996 US Junior National Track Team