Tessa Riley

  • Tessa
  • Riley

  • Class
  • High School/Other
  • Hometown
    Midlothian, Va.

Updated: November 23, 2016

2016: Was 104th at the NCAA Southeast Regional with a time fo 22:28.9 … Won the Hokie Open, running the 4K version of the course in a time of 13:38.1 … Came in 140th at the Penn State National Open with a time of 22:19.0 … Ran unattached at the VT Alumni Invite and was 12th with a time of 22:11.00 … Ran unattached at the Hokie Invite (4K) and came in fourth with a time of 14:16.50.

2015: Claimed 75th at the NCAA Southeast Regional meet with a time of 22:42.8 … Was 65th at the ACC Championships with a time of 22:01.1 … Came in 168th in the NCAA Pre-National meet's unseeded race with a time of 23:05.3 … Placed 90th at the Princeton Inter-Regional Invitational with a time of 23:00.4 … Finished 11th overall at the VT Alumni Invite with a time of 22:01.04.

2014: Competed in two meets, unattached... Finished in second place at the Hokie Open with a 4k time of 14:16.50.

Previous school: Attended Wake Forest University, where she was a member of the track team.

High school: Ran the middle distances at Lee's Summit North HS and Midlothian HS... Was a four-year letter winner... Named Regional Runner of the Year in 2013

Personal: Born on April 6, 1995 to parents William and Shelley Riley... Has one sister, Tara... Major is art.

Riley's XC Career Bests

4K: 13:38.1, Hokie Open (2016)

6K: 22:01.04, VT Alumni Invite (2015)


Italics = ran unattached