Gillian Meeks
Gillian Meeks
Year: Junior
Hometown: Palo Alto, Calif.
High School: Gunn
Position: Distance
Major: Human Evolutionary Biology
House Affiliation: Pforzheimer

2018 (Junior)
Finished ninth at H-Y-P with a time of 18:00.37 … Finished 35th at the Roy Griak Invitational with a time of 22:21.2… Finished in 128th at the Pre-Nationals Invite with a time of 22:05.1 ... Finished 51st at the Ivy League Heptagonal Championship with a time of 22:02.0 … Ran a 23:16.1 to finish 71st at the DI NCAA Northeast Regional.

2017 (Sophomore)
Ran a 23:41.4 at the NCAA Division I Northeast Region Cross Country Championships (Nov. 10) ... Finished with a 22:32.5 at the Ivy League Heptagonal Cross Country Championships (Oct. 27) ... Hit a career-best in the Coast-To-Coast Battle of the Beantown (Sept. 22). 

2016 (Freshman)
Finished 213th at the NCAA Championships with a time of 21:40.7 ... Ran a time of 21:32.7 to finish 45th at the NCAA Regional Championship ... At the Ivy League Heps XC Championships, ran a time of 21:36.2 to finish 46th ... Finished 15th at HYP with a time of 20:02.4 (5K).

Before Harvard
1600m - 4:50.44
3000m - 9:50.30
Cross Country - California Division 3 State Champion; Nike Cross Nationals Individual Qualifier

“Gillian had a breakout spring ending her high school career with an impressive fourth-place finish in the 1600m at the California State Meet. She has awesome range and will be a consistent presence in cross country and track.” - Coach Wales-Dinan