About Us

Mission Statement

The University of Minnesota Goal Line Club, Inc. is a tax exempt, non-profit organization and athletic booster club whose sole purpose is to support the University of Minnesota Football Program. The Goal Line Club shall provide activities as requested by the Head Football Coach and those of special interest to club members. Such activities shall be consistent with applicable NCAA rules.

 

Officers

The following are the Officers of the Goal Line Club. These individuals volunteer their time to help establish the strategy for the future of the Goal Line Club and ensure the Goal Line Club's direction is consistent with its mission of supporting Golden Gopher Football.

  • Bob Hughes - President
              Email: bob.hughesigh@gmail.com
              Phone: 651-322-0779
  • Anne Marie Rogers - Vice President
  • Beth Pinkney - Secretary
  • Lee Peterson - Treasurer
  • Jim Ginther - Former President

 

Board of Directors

The following volunteers are responsible for the vision of the Club, as well as attending board meetings, organizing events and serving on committees of the Club's many events. In addition, they ensure the Club's direction is consistent with its mission of supporting Golden Gopher Football.

  • Larry Allen
  • John Bogard
  • Anthony Burke
  • Matt Clark
  • Dan Domagala
  • Jarrod Englebretson
  • Steve Erban
  • Rickey Foggie
  • Natasha Freimark
  • Jim Ginther
  • Dick Grinolds
  • Bob Hughes
  • Stanley Hup
  • Debbie Jones
  • Jay Mega
  • Jeff Ohe
  • Jason O'Shea
  • Lee Peterson
  • Beth Pinkney
  • Jennie Rice
  • Pete Rocheford
  • Anne Marie Rogers
  • Sam Sigelman
  • Ryan Thorman
  • Dan Weber
  • Adam Clark, University of Minnesota Representative
  • Ben Fraser, University of Minnesota Representative
  • Mike Wierzbicki, University of Minnesota Representative

 

Annual Giving

The following shows how your contributions to the Goal Line Club benefit the Golden Gopher Football program:

2014 Contributions:

     National Signing Day Social Sponsorship
     Camp Shirt Sponsorship
     Date Night Sponsorship
     Replica Trophy Awards
     Football Banquet

     Total Amount:  $80,284

 2013 Contributions:

     National Signing Day Social
     Camp Shirt Sponsorship
     Date Night Sponsorship
     Touchdown Cannon Sponsorship
     Weight Lifting Shoes  
     Football Banquet

     Total Amount:  $70,180

2012 Contributions:

     National Signing Day Social
     Meet and Greet Event
     Date Night Sponsorship
     Touchdown Cannon Sponsorship
     Football Banquet

     Total Amount:  $77,969

2011 Contributions:

     National Signing Day Social
     Meet and Greet Event
     Game Day Sweatsuits
     Touchdown Cannon Sponsorship
     Football Banquet

     Total Amount:  $47,245

2010 Contributions:

     National Signing Day Social
     Equipment Room Storage System
     Football Banquet
     3 Penny Films Video Production
     140 Leather chairs with tablet arms in the team film room

     Total Amount: $109,963

2009 Contributions:

     National Signing Day Social
     NFL and Academic Wall Display, Alpha Video and 42" LCD
     140 Leather chairs with tablet arms in the team film room of the Football Complex
     Football Banquet

     Total Amount: $85,939

2008 Contributions:

     XOS System and installation - Second installment payment
     Lobby and Meeting Room painting and signage in the Football Complex
     Digital camcorder with zoom lens
     5 TVs and mounts for the Football Complex
     Doors, graphics, and nameplates for the Football Complex lockers
     Football Office main level murals
     Game day activities at the new stadium
     Goldout pom-poms for Michigan game
     Football Banquet

     Total Amount: $213,156

2007 Contributions:

     Table, chairs, and inspirational paintings in the Media Room and Meeting Rooms of the Football Complex
     Football Complex Upholstery and Fieldhouse Overhead Door
     New Stadium Mural in Atrium
     Raised Letter production and mounting
     8 TVs and mounts for the Football Complex
     Garmin NUVI 360 GPU unit
     XOS System and installation - First installment payment
     Special team picnic
     Homecoming Game pom-poms
     Football Banquet

     Total Amount: $165,574

 

 
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