Tessa Weiss
Tessa Weiss
Height: 5-8
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Scottsdale, Ariz.
High School: Xavier College Prep
Major: Mechanical Engineering

2018: NEWMAC All-Conference... Finished 45th in the sub-varsity race at the NEICAAA Championship, crossing in 19:56.45... Placed 16th at the NEWMAC Championship in a time of 20:02.

2017: NEWMAC All-Conference... Finished 28th at the Purple Valley Classic in 23:29.7, followed by an 11th-place outing in the sub-varsity race at the NEICAAA Championship in 19:30.4... Finished 74th at the Cowbell Classic in 23:25.36 and ninth at the NEWMAC Championship at 19:02... Finished 95th at the NCAA Regional in a time of 23:20.

2016: NEWMAC All-Conference... Finished 30th in the sub-varsity race at the NEICAAA Championship in 19:28.8, along with placing 71st at the Border Battle in 22:22.1... Was 16th at the NEWMAC Championship, crossing in 19:39.

Off the Cross Country Trail: Majoring in mechanical engineering with a minor in energy studies... Member of the Energy Club... Conducted research with the Lienhard Group on desalination and the Bulovic Group on solar cells... Interned as an energy engineer at McKinstry.

High School: Ran cross country and track at Xavier College Prep, where she won three letters in each sport... Division I State Champion in the 1,600 meters and the 3,200 meters... Placed fourth in the Division I Cross Country State Championship... Has PR's of 2:15 in the 800, 4:51 in the 1,600, 10:42 in the 3,200 and 18:15 in the 5K in cross country... Earned the Rensselaer Medal... Member of the National Honor Society and Mu Alpha Theta... Vice president of the Calculus Club and Mu Alpha Theta.