Akemi Von Scherr

Distance/XC

Player profile

  • Hometown LaQuinta, Calif.
  • Last School LaQuinta
  • Year Sophomore
  • Major health promotion, nutrition and exercise science

Personal Bests: 6k (xc) – 23.12.0

Ohio State Career

  • Ohio State Scholar-Athlete as a freshman

2020-21

  • Cross Country
    • Raced at Big Ten Championships in January
  • Named an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete

Prior to Ohio State

  • State qualifier in cross country and a three-time Desert Empire League cross country champion.
  • Awarded female “athlete of the year” honors twice by the Desert Sun
  • Has run a personal best of 17:23 (5k)

Personal

  • Majoring in health promotion, nutrition and exercise science
  • Sister, Mikka, plays lacrosse for Cal State Fullerton.