Lilly Saniel-Banrey
Lilly  Saniel-Banrey


Hilliard, Ohio

High School:



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


Buckeyes Take Eighth at Greater Louisville Classic

Freshman Lilly Saniel-Banrey leads the way for Ohio State


Busy Weekend for Cross Country Buckeyes

All-Ohio championships, Greater Louisville Classic on the horizon


2015 #B1GXC Championships

Photos by Ting Shen/Walt Middleton Photography

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


5k – 17:33.9 – 2016 Commodore Classic
6k - 21:26.1 – 2016 NCAA Great Lakes

2016 (Sophomore)
Scored at all five meets she competed in for the Buckeyes … registered a fifth-place showing at the Queen City Invite with a 6k time of 21:44.3 to help Ohio State win team title … ran a personal-best 6k time of 21:26.1 at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional to place 57th … finished 16th at the Commodore Classic (personal best – 5k – 17:33.9) … placed 34th at the Big Ten Championships with a 6k time of 22:16.3 … notched a 45th-place finish at the Roy Griak Invitational (6k – 22:40.6).

2015 (Freshman)
Finished 85th at the Big Ten championships ... top Buckeye at the Greater Louisville Classic, placing 44th in a 5k PR of 17:39.5 ... 33rd at the Commodore Classic (17:49.1) ... fourth place at the season-opening Flyer 5k ... also competed at the adidas Invitational (6k PR of 21:42.4). 

Hilliard Davidson High School
Runner-up in the 1600-meter run at the 2015 OHSAA DI Outdoor Championships; placed sixth in 2014 … sixth place at the 2014 OHSAA Division I State Cross Country Championships, helping Davidson to a third-place team finish; placed 32nd overall in 2013 … runner-up in the 1600-meter run and sixth in the 800-meter run at the 2015 OATCCC DI Indoor Championships; placed third in the 1600 in 2014 … Nike Cross Nationals Midwest Regional participant.