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Johanna Gretschel
Johanna Gretschel

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Silver Spring, Md.

High School:
Montgomery Blair

Height:
5-4

Birthdate:
05/11/1990


02/20/2012

Tulane Cross Country Programs Recognized for Academic Success

Both Men's and Women's Teams are Honored for Academic Success

11/12/2011

NCAA Regional Closes Out XC Slate

Freshman Callahan, Manion Lead Their Respective Squads at the NCAA Regional

10/31/2011

XC Competes at Conference USA Championships

Miller Paces Men's Squad for Second Straight Season at C-USA Championships

10/30/2011

XC Looks to Continue Steady Improvement at C-USAs

Callahan, Lozes Look to Pace Their Respective Squads on Monday

10/15/2011

XC Competes in Final Tune-up at Crimson Classic

Lozes Leads the Men's Squad for Third Straight Race; Callahan Paces Women's Squad

Gretschel's Career Best Performances
Event Time (Date)
Cross Country
5K 18:45.00 (10/4/08)
6K 22:42.04 (9/25/10)
Indoor
800 Meter 2:40.08 (1/16/09)
One Mile 5:08.26 (2/27/09)
3000 Meter 10:41.29 (1/22/10)
Outdoor
800 Meter 2:20.08 (4/17/10)
1500 Meter 4:40.31 (3/23/12)
3000 Meter 10:45.69 (3/20/10)
5000 Meter 18:47.78 (5/16/10)


2011-12 (Senior)

Cross Country: Competed in all six of the team's meets...finished among the top five Tulane runners in all six meets...ran her top 6K time of 24:38.30 at the NCAA South Central Regional (11/12)...finished 18th and posted a season-best time of 18:50.00 over 5K at the McNeese Cowboy Stampede (10/1)...also covered the 5K course in 19:16.65 at the Georgia Invitational (9/3), 19:17.94 at the Crimson Classic (10/15) and in 19:29.30 at the Conference USA Championships (10/31)...covered the 4K course at the Rice Invitational (9/16) in 15:24.00.

Indoor Track and Field: Competed in three of the team's seven meets...ran the one mile at all three meets...led the team in the mile run...owned three of the top her times on the squad in the event...ran a season-best time of 5:09.38 at the LSU Twilight (2/17) in the mile run...also ran the one mile race in 5:12.20 at the Conference USA Championships (2/26) and 5:23.68 at the Crimson Tide Opener (1/14).

Outdoor Track and Field: Competed in eight of the team's nine meets...ran the 800 and 1500 meter events...led the team in both events...ran the first and third best times in the 800 meter...posted six of the top ten times in the 1500 meter, including the top two marks...won the individual title at the Golden Eagle Classic (4/28) in the 1500 meter with a time of 4:48.92...posted a season-best time of 4:40.31 in the 1500 meter at the LSU Relays (3/23)...covered 1500 meters in 4:45.71 at the Aztec Invitational (3/16) and 4:47.15 at the Florida Relays (4/6)...ran 4:52.14 for 1500 meters at the Conference USA Championships (5/12)...also ran the 1500 meters at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/21) and the South Alabama Invitational (4/14)...ran a season-best time of 2:20.92 in the 800 meter at the Jaguar Invitational (3/31)...ran the 800 meter in 2:22.85 at the Golden Eagle Classic (4/28) and 2:30.94 at the Aztec Invitational (3/16).

Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and was a member of the Tulane 3.0 Club.

2010-11 (Junior)

Cross Country: Competed in five of the team's seven meets during the season...finished among the top five for Tulane in all five of those meets ...posted a season-best 5K time of 18:54.29 at the Chile Pepper Invitational (10/16)...finished 11th overall and covered the 6K course at the Watson Ford Memorial (10/8) in 24:29.83...placed 26th overall and ran a 6K season-best 22:13.19 at the LSU Invitational (9/25)...opened the season with a 19:10.04 showing at the Georgia Invitational (9/4) and 19:23.30 at the Crimson Classic (9/18), both races spanning 5-kilometers.

Indoor Track and Field: Did not compete during the indoor season.

Outdoor Track and Field: Did not compete during the outdoor season.

Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and was a member of the Tulane 3.0 Club.

2009-10 (Sophomore)

Cross Country: Competed in all seven meets during the season...finished among the top five for Tulane in all seven meets during the season...posted a season-best 5K time of 19:04 at the Gulf Coast Stampede (10/3) with a 12th place overall finish...opened the season with a 20:08 showing on the 5K course at the Memphis Twilight (9/5)...ran the 2-mile course at the Mook 4 Invitational (9/12) in 12:30 and finished 12th overall...posted 5K times of 21:04 at the LSU Invitational (9/26) and 20:48 at the Conference USA Championships (10/31)...covered the 6K course at the Chile Pepper Invitational (10/17) in 24:06...ran 25:01 at the NCAA South Central Regional (11/14) over 6K.

Indoor Track and Field: Competed in five of the team's six meets during the indoor season...ran the one mile and 3000-meter events...ranked second on the team in both events...held the third and fourth fastest times in the one mile, with four of the top-ten times overall...owned a season-best time of 5:08.33 in the one mile at the Leonard Hilton Memorial (1/15)...ran 5:10.27 at the Sykes-Sabock Challenge (2/6) in the one mile...posted her lone mark in the 3000-meter at the Purple Tiger Invitational (1/22) with a time of 10:41.29.

Outdoor Track and Field: Competed in five of the team's eight meets during the outdoor season...was the team's top performer in the 5000-meter run, ranked second on the season in the 1500 and 3000-meter events and third in the 800-meter...held the teams second and third fastest times in the 3000-meter...ran a season-best in the 5000-meter at the Conference USA Championships (5/16)...posted times of 10:45.69 at the Louisiana Classics (3/20) and 10:46.75 at the South Alabama/UL-Lafayette Tri-meet (3/27) at the 3000-meter distance..posted a season best time of 4:40.38 in the 1500-meter at the Seminole Invitational (4/10)...ran her top time of the season in the 800-meter run with a 2:20.08 showing at the LSU Gold Invitational (4/17).

Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and was a member of the Tulane 3.0 Club.

2008-09 (Freshman)

Cross Country: Competed in all six of the team's meets during the season...finished among the top five for Tulane at all six meets during the season...posted a season-best time of 18:45 for the 5K at the Auburn Invitational (10/4)...opened the season with a 5K time of 20:02 at the Memphis Twilight (9/13)...ran at the Conference USA Championships (11/1) with a 20:45 5K time...posted a season-best 6K time of 23:27 at the LSU Invitational (9/27)...also ran the 6K distance at the Chile Pepper Invitational (10/18) with a time of 23:30 and at the NCAA South Central Regional (11/15) in a time of 24:03.

Indoor Track and Field: Competed in five of the team's six meets during the indoor season...participated in the 800-meter and one mile run events...was the team's top performer in the one mile and ranked third on the squad in the 800-meter run...owned the fastest time, and four of the top eight marks, in the one mile...posted a season-best time of 5:08.26 in the mile at the Conference USA Indoor Championships (2/27)...ran 5:13.10 at the Iowa State Classic (2/13) in the mile...posted a season-best time of 2:40.08 in the 800-meter run at the Air Force All-Comers (1/16).

Outdoor Track and Field: Competed in three of the team's nine meets during the outdoor season...ran the 800-meter and 1500-meter events...ranked third on the team in both the 800 and 1500-meter runs...owned a season-best time of 2:21.90 in the 800-meter run...posted her top time in the 1500-meter run at the Cole-Lancon Twilight (4/30), crossing the finish line in a time of 5:12.76...also ran the 1500-meter at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships (5/15) with a time of 5:19.35.

Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and was a member of the Tulane 3.0 Club.

About Johanna Gretschel

Prep: Competed for Montgomery Blair High School...named indoor track and field team captain and MVP as a senior...won the Montgomery County 1600-meterchampionship as a senior...part of regional runner-up 4x400 squad...National Honor Society and National Marine Corps Scholarship Athlete Award winner.

Personal: Born Johanna Gretschel on May 11, 1990...the daughter of Marc and Regina Gretschel...has three sisters, Louise, Jeannie and Gracie.