Tess Wasowicz
Tess  Wasowicz

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Palatine, Ill.

High School:
Palatine HS

Event:
Mid-Distance

Birthdate:
06/16/1995


01/30/2016

Gophers Earn Five Titles on Jack Johnson Day Two

The Gophers wrapped up action at the Jack Johnson Classic at the Minnesota Fieldhouse Saturday

01/22/2016

Heifort Wins Two Titles at UST Invite

Allie Heifort won the shot put and the weight throw to lead the Gophers Friday evening

01/16/2016

Gophers Win Seven Titles at Minnesota Open

The Gophers won six individual events and the 4x400-meter relay at the season-opening Minnesota Open

01/12/2016

Distance Gophers Ready for Track

The Gophers hope to build off a strong cross country season on the track this spring

12/09/2015

Big Ten Honors Gophers for Academics

Student-athletes from the University of Minnesota honored for performance in classroom

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2015 Season -- Indoor: Ran at one meet, placing 13th in the mile (5:15.01) and finishing seventh in the 4x400m relay at the Parents Day Invite.

2015 Season -- Outdoor: Ran six races • placed sixth in the 800m in a season-best 2:19.71 and ran on the runner-up 4x400m relay team at the Janis Rider Invite • placed seventh in the 1,500m in a season-best 4:40.95 at the Eagle Open.

2014 Season: Redshirted the 2013 cross country season and the 2014 indoor and outdoor track & field seasons.

High School: Two-time Illinois all-state cross country performer • finished 11th at 2012 Class 3A state meet with a PR of 16:54 in the 3-mile race • won her second regional championship and finished fifth at the sectional to earn her third all-sectional medal • part of a state title, four regional titles and three sectional titles with Palatine • went on to finish 17th at the 2012 Nike Cross Nationals Midwest Regional (18:56.30) • on the track, ran on Palatine's 4x800m relay team that finished in the top four at three state meets • posted a 1,600m time of 5:02.10 at the 2012 state meet • 2012 Mid-Suburban League champion in the 800m, 1,600m and 4x400m relay, and a sectional champion in the 1,600m, 4x400m relay, and 4x800m relay.

Personal: Born June 16, 1995 • plans to major in global studies and Spanish • daughter of Ann Lawrence and Eric Wasowicz • has one brother • enjoys reading, skiing and cooking.

Wasowicz's Indoor Career Bests (2015 Final)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
Mile 5:15.01 Parents Day Invite (2/21/15)
Wasowicz's Outdoor Career Bests (2015 Final)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
800m 2:19.71 Janis Rider Invitational (4/25/15)
1,500m 4:40.95 UW-La Crosse Eagle Open (5/8/15)

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