Tristen Kunitake
Tristen Kunitake
  • Height:
    5'3"
  • Year:
    2027
  • Hometown:
    Deerfield, N.H.
  • High School:
    Phillips Exeter Academy
  • Position:
    Distance
  • Major:
    Undeclared
  • Pronunciation:
    TRISS-ten Koo-nih-TA-kee

Bio


Link to TFFRS.org Career Statistics

2023-24:
Indoor Track & Field:
  • Made collegiate debut in the 3000m event at the Reggie Poyau Memorial Invitational (12:03.15)
  • Competed in the Indoor Mile at the Branwen Smith-King Invitational (5:43.60)
  • Placed ninth in the 5000m at the Tufts Cupid Challenge (19:44.32)
  • Claimed fifth in the 3000m at the Peter de Villiers Cup (11:06.32) 
Before Wellesley:
  • Attended Phillips Exeter Academy, graduated in 2023
  • Ran cross country and track
  • Was co-captain for all three seasons (cross country, indoor track, outdoor track) senior year
Personal:
  • Born in New Hampshire
  • Has one brother
  • Has a Doberman
  • Working on hiking all of the 4000 foot mountains in N.H.
Why Wellesley:
  • Chose to attend Wellelsey because she liked that it is a historically women's college and thought it would be an empowering experience