Minori Minagawa
Minori  Minagawa

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Dublin, Ohio

High School:
Dublin Scioto

Event:
Distance

Major:
Exercise Science Education

05/19/2016

NCAA East Preliminary Field Announced

Twenty-four individual Buckeyes and two relay teams set to compete in Jacksonville, Fla.

05/13/2016

Buckeyes Score in Three Events on Big Ten Opening Day

Stifel, Minagawa and Olatoye lead OSU Friday in Lincoln

05/13/2016

Buckeyes Score in Three Events on Big Ten Opening Day

Stifel, Minagawa and Olatoye lead OSU on Friday in Lincoln

03/24/2016

No. 13/16 Buckeyes Face Florida, Texas and USC in Los Angeles

Distance runners head to Raleigh Relays

03/11/2016

Minori Minagawa a Semi-Finalist for Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar Award

Senior from Dublin, Ohio, named sport winner for women's track and field

05/20/2015

2015 Big Ten Outdoor Championships

Photos by Walt Middleton Photography

05/04/2015

2015 Jesse Owens Track & Field Classic

Photos by Jeff Mills and Ohio State Athletics Communications

04/22/2014

2014 Jesse Owens Track Classic

Photos by Jay LaPrete

Academic Achievements
USTFCCCA Academic All-American
Big Ten Distinguished Scholar
Academic All-Big Ten selection
Ohio State Scholar-Athlete
2016 Big Ten Postgraduate Scholarship recipient
2016 Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar semi-finalist

PRs
800m - 2:14.73
1500m - 4:37.49
Mile - 4:58.56
3000m - 9:52.1#
5000m - 16:53.77
10000m - 34:34.8

#Flat track conversion

2015 Outdoor (Junior) Represented Ohio State in the 10,000-meter run at the NCAA East Prelims … ninth place in the 10,000-meter run and 15th in the 5,000-meter run at the Big Ten championships … seventh in the 5,000-meter run at the Jesse Owens Classic in a personal-best time of 16:47.62 … ran a personal-best 10,000-meter time of 34:34.82 at the Stanford Invitational, a Top-5 time in the OSU record book … fourth in both the 1500 and 3000 (PR of 9:54.68) at the FSU Relays.

2015 Indoor (Junior) Did not compete

2014 Outdoor (Sophomore) Competed in two events in the Big Ten championships, finishing 18th in the 10,000-meter run (personal-best time of 35:50.17) and 21st in the 800-meter run (personal-best 17:19.87) ... placed second in the 5000-meter run at the Georgia Tech Yellow Jacket Invitational ... first place in the 10,000-meter run at the All-Ohio championships ... finished first in the 5,000 at the Dave Rankin Invite ... also competed at the Jesse Owens Track Classic.

2014 Indoor (Sophomore) Finished 18th in the mile at the Big Ten Indoor championships in a personal-best time of 4:58.56 ... first place in the 3,000-meter run at the Buckeye Classic ... fifth place in the mile run at the Kentucky Invitational ... runner-up in the mile at the Buckeye Tune-up ... also competed at the SPIRE NCAA D-1 Indoor T&F Invitational.

2013 Outdoor (Freshman) Represented the Buckeyes in the 1500m run at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships ... placed fourth in the 1500m and fifth in the 3000m at the Toledo Collegiate Challenge ... took fourth in the 1500m and eighth in the 5000m at the All Ohio Championships ... finished fourth in the 1500m (PR of 4:39.96)and third in the 3000m at the Ohio Open.

2013 Indoor (Freshman) Placed 10th in the mile and helped Ohio State take fourth in the 4x800m relay at the Gladstein Invitational ... finished fourth at theBuckeye Tune-Up and fifth at theBuckeye Classicin the mile ... also competed at the Kentucky Rod McCravy Memorial Meet and the SPIRE DI Track Invitational.

Dublin Scioto High School Sixth place in the 1600m at the 2012 OHSAA Division I State Championships ... 2012 regional runner-up in the 1600 ... two-time OHSAA DI State Cross Country participant; high placement of 32nd in 2009.