Addie Engel


Player profile

  • Hometown Springfield, Ohio
  • Last School Springfield Central
  • Year Sophomore
  • Major Exploring

Personal Bests: 6K – 21:15.3 | 1500 – 4:31.54 | Mile – 4:56.90 | 3000 – 9:28.99 | 5000 – 16:26.38

Ohio State Career

  • Ohio State Scholar-Athlete as a freshman


  • Cross Country
    • Placed 25th at Big Ten Championships, finishing third among Buckeyes as they placed fifth
  • Indoor
    • 11th at Big Tens in the 3000m with a personal best time of 9:28.99
    • Also ran in Michigan, Hoosier Hills and B1G Invitational meets
    • Ran personal best mile time at Hoosier Hills (4:56.90)
  • Outdoor
    • Placed eighth in the 5000m at the Big Ten Championships
    • Second in the 1500m at Jesse Owens meet
    • Personal best 4:31.54 in the 1500m at Illinois and set personal best in the 5000m at the Big Ten Invite at Indiana, finishing second
    • Third in the 1500 at Maryland to start the outdoor season
  • An Ohio State Scholar-Athlete

Prior to Ohio State

  • Won the 2019 OHSAA Division III cross country state championship by 25 seconds, running the 3.1 mile course at National Trail Raceway in a state record 17:47
  • A four-time state cross country qualifier who also finished among the Top 10 runners in 2018 (sixth) and 2016 (eighth)
  • Won two state championships at the 2019 OHSAA state meet held at Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium: the 1,600 (5:12.18) and the 3,200 (10:52.85) to help Catholic Central finish as the state runner-up


  • Has not yet declared a major
  • Has a twin sister, Bridget, who swims for the University of Kentucky
  • Another sister, Regan, swam for Akron and was a 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials qualifier