VILLANOVA: Breakthrough year ended wtih a first place finish in her regional heat in the steeplechase ... will be looking to join the national ranks in cross country and steeplechase.
PERSONAL: Graduate student ... youngest of four daughters of Terry and Francis Gesel ...born 9/10/84.
GESEL'S PERSONAL BESTS:
3000m - 9:48.78
1000m - 2:54.45
Steeplechase - 10:44.62
MAJOR OUTDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS:
Steeplechase - 8th (2006 BIG EAST)
Steeplechase - 1st in heat (2006 NCAA Regionals)