Even without access to pools and facilities, Kristen Hayden has maintained her training schedule, replacing diving with watching film and visualization. Hayden has also taken the time to help younger divers, leading online workouts five days a week.
In a worst case estimate, the University's athletic department could lose as much as $75 million in revenue, over half the department's annual budget.
Gophers' ace Amber Fiser will be back in the circle for Minnesota in 2021, after the NCAA announced another year of eligibility for all spring sport athletes amid the cancellation of remaining spring and winter sports due to COVID-19.
"It's hard, but right now I think it's just a reset for me. Just taking time and making sure I'm staying up on my game and not worrying about when the next competition is," Steveson said. "Just worrying about how I can make myself better."
Four Gophers punched their tickets to U.S. Bank Stadium over the weekend, highlighted by Gable Steveson winning a Big Ten championship.
The Gophers look towards the Big Ten Championships, its last stop before the NCAA Championships in their own backyard at U.S. Bank Stadium.
The Gophers' offense was firing on all cylinders over the weekend, notching three run-rule victories and winning four of five in the Auburn Tournament.
MaKenna Partain made headlines this week with her SportsCenter top-10 play at second base, but it's only one of many plays she's made in her four-year career at Minnesota.
Devin Skatzka picked up a top-10 win in the Gophers' loss to Nebraska.