Tess Duignan
Tess Duignan
Height: 5-5
Year: So.
Hometown: Wantagh, N.Y.
High School: Wantagh

Prior To Geneseo: Previously ran for Wantagh High School with head coach, Jordan Ashley … five-time team captain … one of 30 athletes News12 Scholar Athletes … recipient of Nassau Coaches Track and Field Award for indoor track … two-time Wantagh High School Cross Country MVP … two-time Wantagh High School Outdoor Track and Field MVP … AP Scholar … member of National, Foreign Language, and Science Honor Societies.

Personal: Tess Surlis Duignan was born in Mineola, N.Y. … raised in Wantagh, N.Y. … parents are Michael and Erin Duignan … twin brother, Finn, plays lacrosse for the University of Scranton … major is psychology … enjoys photography and lsitening to 70s music … favorite athletic-related moment was qualifying for the state championship her senior year with the 4x800m relay … started running competitively in seventh grade … favorite professional athlete is Alexi Pappas … names her high school coach, Jordan Ashley, as having the most influence on her running career because of the contagious enthusiasm and belief in the team’s abilities.