Women's Track and Field Roster

Heidi Engman

Year Fy.
Event Distance
Hometown Edina, Minn.
High School Edina

Year at Gustavus: Freshman
What events are you in? Are you in both cross country and track and field?: I run the 1500 and 3000,and I am in both cross country and track.
Where did you go to high school?: Edina High School
Where is your hometown?: Edina, MN
Tell me about your family (siblings, are any of your family members current/previous Gusties?): My parents are Jon and Kristin Engman (both went to Gustavus), and a younger sister, Elsie.
Tell me about your experiences so far at Gustavus: Gustavus has been great! The people are amazing and it is a fun place to be.
What volunteering or community service have you done in and/or out of college?: I was in both Link Crew and Hornet Mentors in high school.
What other extracurricular activities, clubs, or organizations are you a part of?: I am also part of the Nordic ski club and I play the organ.
How have these activities changed your time at Gustavus?: Through sports, I have met a lot of wonderful upperclassmen, who have helped me navigate my freshman year.
Newspaper: If you would like press releases involving you sent to any hometown newspapers, please list them here: Edina Sun Current
Tell me about any high school athletic and academic achievements or awards that you have earned: Captain of the cross country, nordic, and track and field teams. I was an Academic All State in track my junior and senior year.
Why did you choose Gustavus?: Many of my family members went to Gustavus and they all had great experiences. I have been coming to Gustavus since I was little and I always knew I wanted to go here.
In your opinion what makes the Gustavus cross country/track and field programs different from other colleges?: Both the athletes and coaches are some of the most genuine people I have ever met. I am sure other colleges have people like this too, but it is really noticeable at Gustavus.