Ben Gersch
Ben Gersch
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Bethesda, Md.
High School: Walt Whitman
Events: Distance

PERSONAL BEST

EVENT TIME MEET DATE
10,000-Outdoor 32:20.07 WashU Invite 3/24/2018

2017-18
OUTDOOR:
WashU's fourth fastest 10,000m performer, posted a season-best time of 32:20.07 at the WashU Invite on March 31.

HIGH SCHOOL: Team captain and four-year letterwinner in cross country and track & field at Walt Whitman High School... Led team to multiple cross country championships including county (2014) and West Region (2013-14) while finishing fourth and third at the state championships in 2013 and '14 ... Was named to Run Washington magazine's All-Maryland Cross Country team, twice named All-State in cross country and once in track for the 3,200m run ... Personal-bests: 3,200m-9:36;  1,600m-4:29 ... Recipient of the Britton Chichester Sportsmanship Award.

PERSONAL: Enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences ... Son of David Gersch and Cathy Hoffman.