Men's Track and Field Roster

Avery Troy

Year Sr.
Hometown Blaine, Minn.
High School Blaine

Year at Gustavus: Senior
What events are you in? Are you in both cross country and track and field?: In track I run short sprints and I also do long jumps.
Where did you go to high school?: Blaine High School
Where is your hometown?: Blaine, MN
Tell me about your family (siblings, are any of your family members current/previous Gusties?): Mom is really supportive as well as my stepdad and dogs.
Tell me about your experiences so far at Gustavus: It’s been a real rollercoaster. I have honestly had more turns and downs than ups.
What volunteering or community service have you done in and/or out of college?: I ran a 5K against bullying with my fraternity.
What other extracurricular activities, clubs, or organizations are you a part of?: I’m in Kappa Sigma Xi and am currently a president of Pharos of the Future, an all black collegiate male organization.
How have these activities changed your time at Gustavus?: They have given me leadership roles and opportunities to grow in multiple areas of my character.
Why did you choose Gustavus?: I received the most financial aid from Gustavsus.
In your opinion what makes the Gustavus cross country/track and field programs different from other colleges?: I love the companionship between members.