Olivia Gjesteby
Olivia Gjesteby
Year: So.
Hometown: Winchester, Mass.
High School: Winchester
Position: Mid Distance

2012: Ran in the 800, 1,500 and 4x400 relay…posted season-best times in the 800 (2:42.53) versus New Hampshire and Maine (April 7) and 1,500 (5:07.43) at the Holy Cross Invitational (April 21). 

Before Holy Cross: Three-year member of the outdoor track and field team and two-year member of the indoor track and field team at Winchester High School for coach Joseph Cantillon…senior captain of the indoor team…also a four-year member and senior captain of the varsity soccer team…was on the varsity softball team as a freshman, while she was a member of the varsity basketball team as a freshman and sophomore.

Personal: Daughter of Nils and Janet Gjesteby…has one brother (Henry) and one sister (Anna)…has not yet declared a major.


Gjesteby's Top Performances

Event Time Meet (Date)
800m 2:42.53 New Hampshire (4/7/2012)
1,500m 5:07.43 Holy Cross Invitational (4/21/2012)