Women's Track and Field Roster

Christina Schmidt

Year Fy.
Event Distance
Hometown Eyota, Minn.
High School Dover-Eyota

Year at Gustavus: Sophomore
What events are you in? Are you in both cross country and track and field?: I am in XC and track, ran 800m and mile in HS.
Where did you go to high school?: Dover-Eyota Highschool
Where is your hometown?: Eyota, MN
Tell me about your family (siblings, are any of your family members current/previous Gusties?): I am the first gustie in my family, and the first to be working towards a Bachelor's degree. I have one brother and he is deployed in Cuba right now
Tell me about your experiences so far at Gustavus: Gustavus has been a whirlwind for me, as I came in just this year as a transfer student, I haven't had much time to think, reflect, or get involved.
What volunteering or community service have you done in and/or out of college?: I serve in the minnesota army national guard as a combat medical specialist, I also engage in many community environmental projects and am hoping to start joining some organizations at gac
Have you been a part of any movements that work for social justice or change? What are you passionate about?: I am most passionate about sustainability and health.
Tell me about any high school athletic and academic achievements or awards that you have earned: Salutatorian, 6 year varsity athlete in xc and track & field, Environmental club officer, National Honor Society
Why did you choose Gustavus?: It felt like home!
In your opinion what makes the Gustavus cross country/track and field programs different from other colleges?: I don't know anything about other programs yet so I cannot answer that question.