Juliana Metz


Player profile

  • Hometown Kirtland, Ohio
  • Last School Hawken School
  • Year Sophomore
  • Major Health Sciences Program

Personal Records: 5k (XC): 18:38.9 | 6k (XC): 22:41.3

Ohio State Career

  • An Ohio State Scholar-Athlete


  • Cross Country
    • Competed in four races
    • Placed 11th at Evansville Opener 5K in first collegiate race (18:38.9)
    • Also ran at Penn State, setting personal 6K best (22:41.3), at Oregon and at Notre Dame
  • Earned Ohio State Scholar-Athlete honors

Prior to Ohio State

  • 3200m PR-10:52.16; 5k PR-18:44.00
  • Four-time qualifier for the Ohio High School cross country state meet (2017-20)
  • Qualified for the Ohio High School track state meet in 2021
  • Competed in triathlons throughout high school and qualified for Age Group World Championships in 2018
  • Participated in high school swimming
  • Academic All-Ohio Cross Country from 2017-20 and in track in 2021


  • Parents are Adam and Sandy
  • Has a younger brother, Ethan
  • Health sciences/pre-med major and plans to attend medical school
  • Enjoys traveling and spending time with my family and friends, as well as cooking