Helen Willman
Helen  Willman


Carmel, Ind.

High School:



Buckeyes Finish Eighth at the Great Lakes Regional

Senior Sakiko Minagawa leads Ohio State in final race of the season


Championship Season Continues at Great Lakes Regional

Buckeyes ready to run in Madison


Buckeyes Finish Seventh at the Big Ten Championships

Minori Minagawa, Christine Frederick have career-best runs for Ohio State


Buckeyes Begin Championship Season Sunday in Chicago

Ohio State runs against its conference rivals at the Big Ten championships


Sakiko Minagawa Leads Buckeyes at adidas Invitational

Senior runs personal-best 6k time at Wisconsin


2015 #B1GXC Championships

Photos by Ting Shen/Walt Middleton Photography


2014 NCAA Championships

Photos by Walt Middleton/Walt Middleton Photography & Kyle Terwilliger, USTFCCCA

Academic Achievements
Three-time Academic All-Big Ten selection
Four-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete

5k - 17:04
6k - 20:47.4

2015 (Senior) Placed 73rd at the Great Lakes regional ... finished 49th at the Big Ten championships in a season-best 6k time of 21:20.1 ... placed 11th at the season-opening Flyer 5k ... 48th at the Commodore Classic and 69th at the Greater Louisville Classic ... also competed at the adidas Invitational (21:36.7).

2014 (Junior) Placed 157th at the NCAA championships (21:36.8) ... finished 28th overall as the No. 3 runner for the Buckeyes at the NCAA Great Lakes regional (20:48) ... placed 26th overall at the Big Ten championships in a personal-best 6k time of 20:47.4 ... helped Ohio State defeat nine ranked teams at the adidas Invitational with a 19th-place time of 21:16 ... placed eighth at the Bluegrass Invitational in a 5k PR of 17:04 ... represented the Buckeyes at the Notre Dame Invitational ... opened the season at the Flyer 5k Challenge, finishing eighth in a time of 18:53.6.

2013 (Sophomore) Represented the Buckeyes at both the Great Lakes regional championships (57th, 21:46) and Big Ten championships (59th, 22:29.9) ... finished 28th overall at the 6k Big Ten Preview ... eighth place at the season-opening Flyer 5k Challenge ... also competed at the Notre Dame Invitational and Pre-Nationals.

2012 (Freshman) Set a 5k PR at the Notre Dame Invitational with a time of 17:53 and a 6k PR at the adidas Invitational with a time of 21:40 ... finished sixth with a time of 18:41.0 at the Meijer Flyer 5k Challenge ... ran a time of 22:02 at the Big Ten championships ... also competed at the Great Lakes regional and Spartan Invitational.

Noblesville High School Finished third in the 1600m and fourth in the 80mm at the 2011 IHSAA State Championships; place sixth in the 1600m and eighth in the 800m in 2012 ... finished 12th overall at the 2012 Indiana State Cross Country Championships; three-time participant overall ... seventh at the 2012 Mid-East Cross Country Championships.

Helen Willman