Claire Wiles
Claire  Wiles

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Powell, Ohio

High School:
Olentangy Liberty

Event:
Distance

Major:
Exploration

01/11/2016

2016 Buckeye Classic

Photos by Walt Middleton

Academic Achievements
Two-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete (2016, 2017)
2017 Academic All-Big Ten selection

PRs

1500m - 4:44:76
3000m – 10:05.97
5000m – 16:51.76

2017 Outdoor (Sophomore)
Registered personal-best 1,500m run of 4:44.76 at the All-Ohio Championships to finish fifth … placed seventh in the 5,000m run at the Jesse Owens Classic with a career-best time of 16:51.76 … placed 20th in the 5,000m run at the Big Ten Championships with a readout of 17:37.12.

2017 Indoor (Sophomore)
Ran a career-best 3,000m run of 10:05.97 at the Spire Invite … took fourth in the 3,000m run at the Buckeye Classic with a readout of 10:30.15 … registered an eighth-place finish in the 3,000m run (10:11.14) at the Buckeye Tune Up.

2016 Outdoor (Freshman)
Registered personal-best 5,000m run at the Jesse Owens Classic to take bronze … earned silver with a 5,000m run of 17:51.41 at the Ohio Open … clocked personal best of 4:55.90 in the 1,500m run at the Oliver Nikoloff Invite.

2016 Indoor (Freshman)
Notched personal-best 3,000m run time of 10:08.97 at the Ohio State Invitational for fourth place … took gold in the 3,000m run (10:14.29) at the Ohio State Opener … competed at the Meyo Invitational.

Olentangy Liberty High School
Third place in the 3200-meter run at the 2015 OHSAA DI Outdoor Championships … fifth place in the 1600-meter run at the 2015 and 2013 OHSAA DI Outdoor Championships; placed seventh in 2014 … fifth in the 3200-meter run at the 2015 OATCCC State Indoor Championship … ninth place at the 2014 OHSAA Division I State Cross Country Championships, helping Liberty to a sixth-place team finish; placed 12th overall in 2013 … finished 11th at the 2014 Mid-East Cross Country Championships … Nike Cross Nationals Midwest Regional participant.