NORRIS PETERSONGame 128 | December 8, 1964 | Roy Griak, Norris Peterson
A native of Duluth, Griak left a very successful track and fleld program at St. Louis Park High School in 1963 to succeed Jim Kelly at the University of Minnesota. He held that position for 33 years, ultimately coaching 47 cross-country and track and field All-Americans. Peterson was the captain of Griak's 1964 cross-country team and was the Big Ten indoor and outdoor champion in the two-mile run.
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