Lisa Tertsch
Lisa Tertsch
Year: Junior
Hometown: Darmstadt, Germany
High School: ASC Darmstadt
Position: Distance
Major: Economics
House Affiliation: Pforzheimer

2018 (Junior)
Earned All-Ivy League first team honors with her third-place finish at the Ivy League Heptagonal Cross Country Championships, crossing the finish line in 20:50.0 ... Garnered all-region honors with a third-place finish and time of 21:40.4 at the NCAA DI Northeast Regional Cross Country Championship ... Finished in 18th at the Pre-Nationals Invite with a time of 20:45.4 ... Finished in 100th at the NCAA Cross Country Championships with a time of 21:05.0 ... Earned Academic All-Ivy status.

2017 (Sophomore)
Did not compete. 

2016 (Freshman)
Finished ninth at the Ivy League Heps XC Championship with a time of 20:47.6 ... Ran a season-best time of 20:22.0 at the UW Cross Country Invite to finish 10th.

Before Harvard
3000m - 9:39.77
5000m - 16:39.18
2000m Steeplechase - 6:59.13

“Lisa brings incredible diversity to Harvard’s program. She is very new to running and primarily has a background in triathlon. Her focus and commitment are unrivaled and we are thrilled to watch her develop into a fantastic collegiate runner.” - Coach Wales-Dinan