Olivia Aepli


Player profile

  • Year Senior
  • Hometown Dublin, Ohio
  • Last School Jerome
  • Height 5-1


  • Big Ten champion on uneven bars (2018)
  • Second Team All-Big Ten (2018, 2019)
  • All-Big Ten Championship Team (2018, 2019)
  • Academic All-Big Ten (2018, 2019)
  • OSU Scholar-Athlete (2017, 2018, 2019)

AS A JUNIOR (2019)

  • Team Captain
  • Appeared in all 13 meets for the Buckeyes, winning six event titles
  • Competed on vault, bars and floor at the NCAA Ann Arbor Regional
  • Claimed first on vault with a score of 9.850 at Session One of the Big Ten Championships, earning a spot on the All-Championship team; also posted a season-high floor exercise score of 9.800
  • Tied for third on the uneven bars with a score of 9.800 on the way to a third-place finish in the all-around (38.300) vs. Bowling Green
  • Registered a career-high all-around score of 39.200 at tri-meet vs. West Virginia and Temple
  • Won the vault (9.875) and bars (9.900), both season-high scores, at Maryland
  • Earned a win in the all-around with a score of 38.925 vs. Iowa, also taking the win in the vault with a score of 9.850
  • Finished second in the all-around at Michigan State (38.575), tying for first on vault (9.825) and placing second on bars (9.825)
  • Tied for first on beam with a career-high score of 9.850 against Penn State, also tying for second on vault (9.800) and finishing third in the all-around (39.000)
  • Finished in a tie for first on vault with a score of 9.825 at NC State, also taking second on bars (9.850) and beam (9.825) and placing second in the all-around (39.175)


  • Competed in every meet for the Buckeyes…had nine podium finishes.
  • Tied for second on vault (9.825) at UCLA.
  • Posted a season-high 9.725 on balance beam and finished second in the all-around with a career-best 39.175 at Michigan.
  • Tied for second with a 9.800 on vault at Iowa.
  • Recorded a career-high 9.900 to win vault and had a career-best 9.900 on floor exercise against Minnesota and Illinois State.
  • Placed third in a quad meet at Rutgers with a 9.850 on vault.
  • Tied for second on vault (9.850) versus Penn State.
  • Took first on vault with a 9.850 against Western Michigan.
  • Had a 9.875 on vault against N.C. State and Central Michigan to tie for third place.
  • Scored a career and team-high 9.950 on uneven bars to tie for first place at the Big Ten Championships.


  • Competed in all 12 meets.
  • Earned a season-high 9.875 on uneven bars at Penn State and a season-best 9.850 on floor exercise at Minnesota.
  • Tied for first with a season-best 9.850 on vault at the Big Ten Five-Team meet and tied for first on uneven bars with a 9.825 on uneven bars against Rutgers.
  • Finished tied for third on vault two other times, including a team-high 9.825 at Denver.


  • Trained at Buckeye Gymnastics.
  • Seventh place in the all-around at 2016 Junior Olympic Nationals and third place in the all-around at regionals.
  • Ohio state all-around champion in 2016.
  • State and regional uneven bars champion in 2015.
  • Second place in the all-around at regionals in 2015 and sixth place on uneven bars at nationals in 2015.


  • Daughter of Robert and Lorraine Aepli.
  • Has six siblings: Cody, Savannah, Victoria, Chanelle, Julia and Gabriella.
  • Sister Victoria lettered for the women’s gymnastics Buckeyes from 2011-14.