Men's Track and Field Roster

Jeremy Gilbertson

Year Sr.
Event
Hometown Maple Plain, Minn.
High School Wayzata

Year at Gustavus: Senior
What events are you in? Are you in both cross country and track and field?: Cross Country, Track and Field (Mile,3k,5k)
Where did you go to high school?: Wayzata High School
Where is your hometown?: Maple Plain, MN
Tell me about your family (siblings, are any of your family members current/previous Gusties?): Mom, Dad, older Sister at UC San Francisco, unfortunately there are no other gusties in my family.
Tell me about your experiences so far at Gustavus: It has been phenomenal. The atmosphere has allowed me to do my best both in athletics and academics.
What volunteering or community service have you done in and/or out of college?: I have volunteered in local churches, conservation and restoration projects.
What other extracurricular activities, clubs, or organizations are you a part of?: I am involved in the fly fishing club, Proclaim (worship group), and Band.
How have these activities changed your time at Gustavus?: They have been a way to wind down and meet people outside of the team.
Have you been a part of any movements that work for social justice or change? What are you passionate about?: I am a part of the Environmental Action Coalition (EAC).
Tell me about any high school athletic and academic achievements or awards that you have earned: I have earned All Conference, All section, All-State, Team Champions, and National Qualifiers in cross country.
Tell me about your college academic and athletic achievements that you have earned . (Captain, All-American, all-conference, academic all-conference, etc, and include year): I have earned Academic all-conference.
Why did you choose Gustavus?: It was the perfect balance of running and school, and when I visited, Coach Brendo and the coaching staff did an amazing job at making sure this was the right school for me and making me excited to be a gustie.
In your opinion what makes the Gustavus cross country/track and field programs different from other colleges?: We're a very tight family, we seem to be so much closer than other teams.