Tess Duignan
Tess Duignan
Height: 5-5
Year: Fy.
Hometown: Wantagh, N.Y.
High School: Wantagh
Events: Distance
Event(s): Distance

Prior to Geneseo: Ran for Wantagh HS with head coach Jordan Ashley … five-time team captain … News 12 Scholar Athlete … 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 … has one sibling, Finn, who plays lacrosse at Scranton University  … major is currently undeclared … enjoys photography, knitting, and playing video games … favorite athletic-related moment was qualifying for the state championship her senior year by anchoring the 4x800m relay … started running in eighth grade because she loves running … names her high school coach, Jordan Ashley, as having the most influence on her athletic career.