Goldy the Gopher Wins D1 Best Mascot National Championship
For the third time in Goldy's history -- the University of Minnesota mascot has won the 'Best D1 Mascot' championship at the 2017 College Cheerleading & Dance Team National Championship in Orlando, Florida. Goldy finished second last year.
The 2017 Top-Ten College Mascots
- Goldy Gopher - University of Minnesota
- Aubie the Tiger- Auburn University
- Brutus Buckeye - Ohio State University
- Hook 'Em - University of Texas
- Chip the Buffalo - Colorado University
- Bearcat - University of Cincinnati
- Smokey the Bluetick Coon Hound - University of Tennessee
- Butch T. Cougar - Washington State University
- Big Al the Elephant - University of Alabama
Way to go Goldy! GO GOPHERS!