Sport & Exercise Science, M.S.

Sport Administration Emphasis

torkelsonAdam Torkelson

Hometown: Litchfield, MN

  • B.A. Political Science
  • Major: Political Science
  • University of Minnesota Morris, 2008

University of Northern Colorado Athletic Department

Athletic Department Intern (June 2011 - Present)

Responsibilities:Focus on all fundraising events for Blue and Gold Club Scholarship Fund; Help coordinate and run Quarterback Club tent; Help develop and coordinate with senior development staff all development special events

University of Minnesota, Morris

Assistant Coach, Women’s Swimming & Diving (September 2007 – February 2010)

Responsibilities:Responsible for recruiting, practice, and in-meet coaching; Helped bread down stroke mechanics during practice; Recorded split times during meets

University of Minnesota, Morris

Assistant Coach, Baseball (January 2007 – May 2010)

Responsibilities:Responsible for development of pitching staff, in-game strategy, broke down mechanics with athletes before/after competition; Helped in recruiting of student-athletes

Computer Skills

Proficient in Microsoft Office.


Dean’s List (2005, 2007), Presidential Scholarship (2003-2007), American Legion Scholarship, Academic All-Conference (2006, 2007), All-Conference Honorable Mention

* Desires a career/position in athletic development at the intercollegiate level.