Tessa White
Tessa White
Year: Senior
Hometown: Medina, NY
High School: Medina HS
Major: Environmental Science

Tessa White


Collegiate Sport(s):  

Elmira College: Womens Cross Country (2015-2016)

Paul Smiths College: Womens Cross Country (2017-2018); Snowshoe Racing (2017-2018) 


High School/year graduated:  

Medina High School, 2015 

Athletic Honors Attained (before arriving at Paul Smith’s College):   

Athlete of the month (2012), Earned two Varsity letters: one in Soccer (2013-2014) and one in Marching Band (2014-2015), Athlete of the Week (September 2018)


Born:  Month/day/year:   

September 26, 1997 

Academic Major(s):   

Environmental Science  

Collegiate Athletic Honors/Highlights:

CCOC 2015: PR time of 23:49, improving by 1:51.80; Rookie of the Year (2017, Snowshoe Racing); United States National Snowshoe Championships (2017): 1st place relay team and 3rd place in age group 20-24; Served as Captain for the Paul Smiths College Womens Cross Country Team (2017); Top 10 Badger Cross Country Invitational (2017); International Snowshoe Championships (2017 & 2018): 1st place Race Walk; Vermont Tech College 2018: PR time of 23:16

Collegiate Academic Honors:  

Dean's List (Spring 2017 and Fall 2017), National Society of Leadership and Success (Fall 2017 and Spring 2018) 

Other Athletic Interests:

Working out, Running, Hiking, Skiing

Recreation Pursuits:

Hunting, Fishing, Traveling, Camping, Ice skating

Why Paul Smithss College?

At Paul Smiths College you are able to acheive a great outdoor experience, whether in lab, lecture, or during your own personal time.