Trilled the Minnesota mascot, Goldy Gopher tweeted, after winning his third national championship;
— Goldy Gopher (@GoldytheGopher) January 14, 2017
Goldy the Gopher can be seen in the crowd and on sidelines at University of Minnesota home games entertaining fans, spinning his head and playing air guitar with his tail. The bottom line, the imaginative team that makes Goldy Gopher run has put together a winning combination of props, choreography and performance excitement to add to the legacy.
Goldy ran a pre-Nationals performance at the annual Best of the Best dance showcase, hosted by the University of Minnesota Dance Team last weekend and received a standing ovation before packing for Florida. Here are a few shots from his performance.