Former Gophers Runner, National Distance Champion Gabriele Grunewald Dies
Charlie Newland | Jun 12, 2019 AT 7:23 am
(Minneapolis, MN) -- Friends and family are mourning after former Gophers runner and national distance champion Gabriele "Gabe" Grunewald died. Grunewald died last night after a decade-long fight with a rare cancer. The Perham native continued to run throughout her fight and gained national attention as a professional athlete. She was 32.