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Schedule

CROSS COUNTRY
Sep 1 - 6:15 PM
Delaware
Delaware
Lehigh Invitational
CROSS COUNTRY
Sep 2 - 8:15 AM
Delaware
Delaware
Elon Opener
CROSS COUNTRY
Sep 16 - 9:30 AM
Delaware Invitational (Women)
Delaware
Delaware
CROSS COUNTRY
Sep 16 - 10:00 AM
Delaware Invitational (Men)
Delaware
Delaware
CROSS COUNTRY
Sep 29 - TBA
Delaware
Delaware
Paul Short Invitational at Lehigh
CROSS COUNTRY
Oct 7 - 9:45 AM
Delaware Blue & Gold Invitational (Women)
Delaware
Delaware
CROSS COUNTRY
Oct 7 - 10:30 AM
Delaware Blue & Gold Invitational (Men)
Delaware
Delaware
CROSS COUNTRY
Oct 14 - 12:15 PM
Delaware
Delaware
Pre-National Invitational at Louisville
CROSS COUNTRY
Oct 28 - 10:00 AM
Delaware
Delaware
Colonial Athletic Association Championship
CROSS COUNTRY
Nov 10 - TBA
Delaware
Delaware
NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regionals at Lehigh
CROSS COUNTRY
Nov 18 - TBA
Delaware
Delaware
ECAC Championships
UD Cross Country BIO
Becky Gessler
Player Profile:
Becky Gessler 1741176
Position: Runner
Year: Senior
Hometown: Ellicott City, Md.
High School: Notre Dame
Major: Psychology
Experience: 3 Letters

AT DELAWARE
Fourth-year member of the Blue Hens.

CROSS COUNTRY

2015 SEASON
Did not compete in any meets for the Blue Hens • named to National College Athlete Honor Society.

2014 SEASON
Participated in seven events • placed 8th in the UD Blue & Gold Invitational with a time of 24:35 • ran a 23:47 in the CAA Championships and a 19:35 in the ECAC Championships • recorded her best time of 19:33 at the Towson Invitational, placing 19th • member of the CAA Academic Honor Roll • CoSIDA Academic All-American nominee

2013 SEASON
Competed in six meets for Delaware as a freshman and earned first lettere • top finish was a third place showing at the ECAC Open Race Championships with a time of 20:15 • finished 63rd at the Mount St. Mary's Duals in 21:19 • 53rd at the Delaware Invitational in 24:59 • 47th at the Towson Invitational in 20:15 • 31st at the UD Blue-Gold Invitational with a time of 25:27 • member of the CAA Academic Honor Roll.

INDOOR TRACK & FIELD

2015 SEASON

Participated in three events • ran a 5:21 mile Princeton and recorded a 10:30 in the 3,000m race at the Tiger Open • ran the 5,000m in 18:23 at Armory • CoSIDA Academic All-American nominee.

2014 SEASON
Participated in two events • helped run a 10:29 in the 4x800m Relay at Ursinus and ran a 10:57 in the 3,000m race at Lafayette/ Rider.

OUTDOOR TRACK & FIELD

2015 SEASON

Participated in four events • recorded a 4:53 in the 1,500m race at Towson, 10:34 in the 3,000m race at the Delaware Open, 17:59 in the 5,000m race at Morgan State, and a 37:21 in the 10,000m at the CAA Championships • ECAC Qualifier • VCU Ram Invitational Champion • Morgan State Legacy Champion • CoSIDA Academic All-American nominee

2014 SEASON
Participated in four events • helped run a 20:00 in the 4x1,500m Relay at WIlliam and Mary • ran a 4:57 in the 1,500m race at the Delaware Open, 10:37 in the 3,000m race at the Delaware Classic, and a 18:19 in the 5,000m race at JMU • CAA Academic Honor Roll.

HIGH SCHOOL
Competed on the cross country and track & field teams during all four years at the Institute of Notre Dame • helped lead the track & field team to the 2010, 2011 and 2013 conference championship • named first team All-IAAM Conference in 2009, 2010 and 2012 • named 2012 cross country MVP • earned the 2013 Scholar-Athlete Award • member of National Honor Society and Spanish National Honor Society • Theresian Scholar • Gold Honor Roll student • Co-Valedictorian.


PERSONAL
Rebecca Ann Gessler • born August 2, 1995 • daughter of Robert and Margaret Gessler • has sisters Katie, Julie and Amy • Julie is a member of the cross country and track & field teams at UMBC, while Amy runs at Elizabethtown College • psychology major at Delaware • served an internship with the Cecil County Health Department over the summer.

SEASON BESTS

Year 4x8 (I)  Mile (I)
3000m (I)
5000m (I)
4x1500 (O)
1500m (O) 3000m (O) 5000m (O) 10,000m (O)
2015 - 5:21.95 10:30.45 18:23.27 - 4:53.50 10:34.36 17:59.53 37:21.21
2014 10:29.49 - 10:57.21
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20:00.61 4:57.33 10:37.01 18:19.11 -
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