Tess Wasowicz
Tess  Wasowicz

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Palatine, Ill.

High School:
Palatine HS

Birthdate:
06/16/1995

Experience:
1 Letter


08/24/2016

Gophers Ready for 2016 Campaign

Head coach Sarah Hopkins shares her outlook for the 2016 cross country season

07/27/2016

Captains Corner: Tess Wasowicz

Catch up with cross country captain Tess Wasowicz as the Gophers prepare for the 2016 season

07/22/2016

Gophers Name 2016 Captains

Danielle Anderson, Anne Haakenstad, Madeline Strandemo, and Tess Wasowicz will lead the Gophers this fall

12/13/2015

Gophers Hand Out 2015 Team Awards

Minnesota held its annual season-ending banquet and presented the team awards on Sunday

12/09/2015

Big Ten Honors Gophers for Academics

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

10/21/2013

Tess Wasowicz

Women's CC photos of Tess Wasowicz

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2015 • Redshirt Sophomore Season: Named Academic All-Big Ten honoree • ran five races • ran a career-best 22:05.9 to place 29th overall as the fourth Gopher in the open race at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational • finished as the 10th Gopher at the Griak Invitational (23:44.4) • finished 11th on the team at both the Greater Louisville Classic 5K (18:41.17) and the season-opening Oz Memorial (23:33.1) • finished 36th overall as the sixth female finisher at Jack’s Run (23:30.1) • served as an alternate at the NCAA Midwest Regional and NCAA Championship.

2014 • Redshirt Freshman Season: Ran one race • made Gopher debut at the Oz Memorial 6K, finishing 28th overall and ninth on the team in 24:01.1.

2013 • Freshman 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 personal best 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 • majoring in global studies • daughter of Ann Lawrence and Eric Wasowicz • has one brother • enjoys reading, skiing and cooking.

MORE HEADLINES

Gophers Ready for 2016 Campaign

8/24/2016

Head coach Sarah Hopkins shares her outlook for the 2016 cross country season.

Gophers Welcome Two New Staff Members

8/23/2016

Director of operations Lyndsey Thorpe and athletic trainer Sarah Wambheim have joined the Gopher Athletics staff.

Griak Feature: Martin Smith

8/23/2016

Martin Smith is one of eight Roy Griak Invitational Hall of Fame inductees who will be honored at this year's meet.

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