Meet The Gopher Freshmen: Blaine Brenner

We are back again with our fourth installment of our “Meet the Freshman” series for the 2021 incoming class. This week, we highlight our second-straight Wisconsin native.

Brenner is a three-time state champion from Stanley-Boyd high school, finishing his high school career on a 91-match win streak. He also recently earned All-American honors after placing sixth at USA Junior Nationals in Fargo this past summer.

GopherSports: First question, what made you decide that the University of Minnesota was the right palace for you?

Brenner: The main reason I chose here was definitely the coaches. They aren’t just coaches, they treat you like a family. We’ve gotten close and they have my best interest in mind, and that’s what’s going to help me get better. Continue reading at →

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