Gabriel Stash
Gabriel Stash
Height: 6-5
Year: Fy.
Hometown: Rushville, N.Y.
High School: Marcus Whitman
Event(s): Distance

Prior to Geneseo: Graduated from Marcus Whitman HS in 2018 … member of the 2017 Section V Class C Cross Country Champion Team … 2017 Section V Class C Individual Cross Country Champion … cross country state competitor in 2015-2017.

Personal: Gabriel “Gabe” Philip Stash was born in Canandaigua, N.Y. … raised in Rushville, N.Y. … parents are Mark and Carol Stash … only sibling, Amelia, runs for Geneseo Track & Field … studying physics … enjoys playing guitar, backpacking, and downhill skiing … favorite athletic-related moment was breaking his high school indoor track and field record for the 3200m by .02 seconds … started running cross country in seventh grade because he saw the team practicing outside and thought it looked fun … names his high school coach, Jody McLaughlin, as having the most influence on his athletic career because “he has a capacity for empathy, humor, and dedication that I have rarely come across in other coaches,” and he has stood by him through everything.