Anna Brandt

Anna Brandt

  • Year:
  • Hometown:
    Rocky River, Ohio
  • High School:
    Rocky River


Also competing on the Cleveland State Track & Field team.

Named to the All-Horizon League First Team, becoming the first Viking to earn back-to-back First Team accolades…earned a spot on the eight-member Horizon League All-Academic Team…finished as Cleveland State’s top runner in all six races during the season…set a program record at the Jenna Strong Fall Classic with a 5K time of 17:55 to finish first overall…also set a program record on the 6K course at the Horizon League Championship, placing third overall with a time of 21:43…recorded two additional top-five finishes at the Duquesne Duals (18:30) and Tommy Evans Invitational (18:19)…paced the Vikings at the NCAA Regional, recording a top-85 individual finish with a 6K time of 22:13.

Named the Horizon League Freshman of the Year and earned a spot on the All-Horizon League First Team after finishing seventh at the Horizon League Championship with a team-best 6K time of 22:52 – becoming the first Viking in program history to earn Freshman of the Year accolades…finished as one of Cleveland State’s top-two runners during all nine races…posted a season-best 5K time of 18:25 at the Jenna Strong Fall Classic – one of four sub 19-minute 5K races on the year…recorded her best 6K time of the season at the LHU Invitational, posting a time of 22:20…recorded six top-10 overall finishes on the year, including a season-best third place finish at the Jenna Strong Fall Classic…finished the year with three top-10 5K times and two top-10 6K times in the CSU Record Book.

Named the Rocky River High School cross country MVP all four years of her prep career…placed seventh in the Ohio State Cross Country Championships as a senior…helped Rocky River qualify for the Ohio State Championships as a team…owns the Rocky River cross country record with a 5K time of 18:02.

Born February 8, 1999 in Cleveland, Ohio…daughter of John and Jo Brandt…has two brothers, Axel and Everett, and one sister, Ellie…earned High Honors throughout high school…plans to major in health sciences/pre-physical therapy.