Kalee Soehnlen

Distance

Player profile

  • Hometown Canton, Ohio
  • Last School St. Thomas Aquinas
  • Year Junior
  • Major Exercise Science Education

ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENTS
2018 Ohio State Scholar-Athlete

PRs
CROSS COUNTRY

5k – 17:43.6
6k – 21:26.0

INDOOR TRACK & FIELD
Mile – 4:57.30
3,000m – 10:11.15

AS A FRESHMAN (2017-18)
CROSS COUNTRY
• Finished 17th in the 5k at the Indiana University Open with a time of 18:12.2.
• Clocked in at 19:03.7 in the 5k at the Commodore Classic.
• Won the Joe Piane Notre Dame Invitational with a career-best time of 17:43.6.
• Registered a personal-best 6k time of 21:26.0 at the adidas DI Pre-Nationals.
• Took 50th at the Big Ten Championships with a time of 21:38.9.
• Placed 53rd at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional with a 6k time of 21:35.1.

INDOOR TRACK & FIELD
• Won the mile with a time of 5:01.67 at the Buckeye Invitational.
• Member of the third-place distance medley relay team (11:59.44) and placed 20th in the 3,000m with a time of 10:11.15 at the Kentucky Invitational.
• Finished ninth in the mile with a time of 4:59.4 at the Simmons-Harvey Quad.
• Ran on the fifth-place distance medley relay with a time of 11:41.29 and clocked a mile time of 4:57.30 at the Meyo Invitational.
• Registered a 3,000m time of 10:21.77 at the Buckeye Tune-Up.

OUTDOOR TRACK & FIELD
• Competing unattached, ran an 800m time of 2:16.05 and a 1,500m time of 4:38.46 at the Jesse Owens Classic.

PRIOR TO OHIO STATE
• Won a combined 57 races during her high school career on the track at St. Thomas Aquinas High School.
• Won back-to-back OHSAA DIII state titles in the 800m run in 2015 (2:16.07) and 2016 (career-best 2:10.67).
• Helped the 4x800m relay to four straight OHSAA DIII state titles as a freshman (9:11.66), sophomore (9:16.67), junior (9:05.84) and senior (9:11.32).
• Won an indoor state title in back-to-back years in the 4x800m relay at the 2015 and 2016 OATCCC State Championships with readouts of 9:40.68 and 9:51.73.
• Helped the 4x200m relay to OHSAA DIII state championships in 2015 (1:44.19) and 2016 (1:44.88).
• Member of the 4x400m relay that placed second at the 2017 OHSAA DIII State Championships.
• Earned runner-up honors at the 2015 OHSAA DIII cross country state meet as a junior with a 5k readout of 18:10.0.
• Finished in sixth place at the 2014 OHSAA DIII Cross Country State Championships with a 5k time of 19:10.9.

PERSONAL
• Majoring in exercise science education.