Johna Grisik - Women's Cross Country - Vanderbilt University Athletics

Johna Grisik


Class Sophomore
Hometown Alpharetta, Ga.
High School Marist
Major Medicine, Health, & Society

Career Results

Academic Honors
• 2024 Spring SEC Academic Honor Roll
• 2023 Fall SEC Academic Honor Roll
• 2022-23 First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll

As a Sophomore (2023-24)
Track & Field
• Collegiate best in the 800 meters (2:16.66) at the Music City Challenge
• Seventh and a personal best in the 1,500 meters (4:38.84) at the Joe Walker Invitational
• Personal best in the 1,000 meters (2:59.41) at the Vanderbilt Invitational

Cross Country 
• Competed in two meets
• 83rd overall (20:20.4) in the Open 5K at the Joe Piane Invitational

As a Freshman (2022-23)
Cross Country
Competed in three meets
70th overall in the Open 5K (19:45.7) at the Joe Piane Invitational
• 21st overall (19:32.4) at the 3.1M Belmont Opener

The Grisik File
Johna Grisik was a letterwinner in cross country, track and field and lacrosse at Marist and was a cross country and track and field team captain in 2021 and 2022. Her prep-best times include 2:11 in the 800 meters and 4:59 in the 1,600 meters. In 2021 and 2022, she was named Powerade All-Metro in cross country and track and field and was also named her team’s most valuable track runner. She has won four individual Georgia state titles in the 800 and 1,600 meters and was a part of five state championships-winning teams. Throughout high school, Grisik was a member of the Dean’s List, honor roll and National Honor Society, and she received the chemistry book award.

Johna is the daughter of Joanna and Matt Grisik. She has three siblings, Marshall, Brooks and Ryan.

Instagram: @johna_grisik