Andrea Kuhn

Distance/XC

Player profile

  • Hometown Pataskala, Ohio
  • Last School Watkins Memorial High School
  • Year Senior
  • Major Mathematics and Statistics

Personal Records (XC): 6k – 20:58.8 | 5k – 17:56.2

Personal Records: 1500 – 4:40.97 | Mile – 4:57.34 | 3000 – 9:42.36 | 5000 – 16:31.04 | 10000 – 34:09.15

Ohio State Career

  • Three-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete
  • Academic All-Big Ten in track and a Big Ten Distinguished Scholar in 2021 and 2022
  • Fall 2021 and 2022 Academic All-Big Ten choice
  • Finished Top 5 for the Buckeyes at first two Big Ten Championships

2021-22

  • Cross Country
    • Ran in five of six meets and among the Buckeyes’ Top 5 finishers in each
    • Ran career-best 20:58.8 at Great Lakes Regionals (6K) to finish 47th overall and third for the Buckeyes, who were sixth as a team
    • Placed 21st at PSU Spiked Shoe Invitational in September
    • Earned Big Ten Distinguished Scholar (with a 4.0 grade-point average), Academic All-Big Ten and Ohio State Scholar-Athlete accolades

2020-21

  • Cross Country
    • Placed 21st at Big Ten championships in 21:11.8, finishing second among the Buckeyes
  • Indoor
    • Finished 12th in the 5000 at Big Ten championships (16:47.50)
    • Set personal best in the 3000 (9:42.36) at Hoosier Hills Invitational in February
  • Outdoor
    • Ran in four meets – Maryland B1G Invite, Big Ten Invite #2, Fighting Illini Big Ten Relays and Jesse Owens Invitational
  • Academic All-Big Ten in track and a Big Ten Distinguished Scholar
  • An Ohio State Scholar-Athlete

2019-20

  • Did not compete
  • Named an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete

Prior to Ohio State

  • Lettered all four years in both cross country and track
  • Finished fifth in the 3,200 in 10:42 as a senior at the OHSAA state track and field meet
  • Four-time all-district runner
  • Qualified for state all four years in both cross country
  • Took 26th during the 2018 cross country state championships
  • Three-year team captain
  • Hold 3200m school record

Personal

  • Mathematics and statistics major and plans to attend graduate school
  • Daughter of Steve and Lisa
  • Has two siblings, Leah and Anna