ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

Rochester Magazine

In 1986, Linda Barsness set the girls high jump record at the Minnesota High School Track and Field Championship Meet. That record still stands in Class AA. She went undefeated in Minnesota high school high jumping for three straight years. And track probably wasn’t even her best sport.

ADVERTISEMENT

Latest Headlines
Homeschooling mother of five and a professional doula.
Columnist Steve Lange is planning a 35-mile hike through Michigan's Porcupine Mountains.
Exclusive
One resident, numerous anecdotes
Following his role in one of sport’s most notorious scandals, Charles “Swede” Risberg rebuilt his life—after his lifetime ban from Major League Baseball—right here in Rochester.

ADVERTISEMENT

Exclusive
Producer at Mayo Clinic.
Exclusive
Inside info—like best customer stories and the drinks you should really be ordering—from your six favorite Rochester bartenders (from our Best Restaurants voting).

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT