Steven Testa

Steven Testa


Tallmadge, Ohio

High School:
Walsh Jesuit



2009-10: Saw action in three fall events for XU. • Turned in a 6K time of 22:13 at the Big River Early Run. • At the Queen City Invitational he ran an 18:00 5K. • Participated in the Puma/Concorida Classic and crossed at 23:07 in the 4 mile event.

2008-09: Competed in two of Xavier's fall events as a freshman. • Started his collegiate career on the right foot at the Flyer 5K Challenge where he turned in a season-best time of 17:34. • Ran in the Charlotte Invitational on September 13 where he ran a season-best 8K of 29:20. • Ran in nine of XU's spring events. • Posted a 1:55.46 in the 800-meter event in the All Ohio Championship. • His 4x800-meter relay team performed at its best at the Atlantic 10 Outdoor Championships with a time of 7:39.83. • Clocked a 51.30 400-meter run, a 3:22.96 4x400-meter relay and a 4:12.56 1,500-meter run.

High School: Finished in the top 10 three out of four years at state cross country meet while at Walsh Jesuit, including a second-place finish as a senior • Was a four-time state qualifier in track • Participated in the 4x800-meter relay that claimed the state title in 2006 • Earned fifth and eighth-place finishes in the same event in 2005 and 2007, respectively • Finished 10th overall in the 800-meter event with a time of 1:55.06 as a senior at the state meet • Three-time All-Ohio honoree in track • Named 2007 Distance MVP and 2008 Distance/All-Around MVP for Walsh Jesuit • Times of 23.2 and 49.9 are career bests in the 200 and 400-meter events • Posted a top time of 1:55.06 in the 800-meter event • Performance of 4:30 in the 1,600-meter marked a career best • His best 5K time was a 16:28.

Personal: Majoring in Occupational Therapy • Born March 28, 1990.