Olivia Hammons
Olivia Hammons
Year: Senior
Hometown: Clyde, Ohio
High School: Clyde


Appeared in all six races during the season…posted a season-best 5K time of 19:36 at the Tommy Evans Invitational…recorded a season-best 6K time at the All-Ohio Championship, crossing the finish line in a time of 23:23…appeared in the lineup at the NCAA Regional, posting a 6K time of 25:30.

Appeared in all but one race for the Vikings throughout the season… set career-best 5K and 6K times at the LHU Invitational – crossing the finish line with a 6K time of 23:10 and passing the 5K split in a time of 19:18…posted a pair of top-20 overall finishes on the season – placing 19th at the Friendship Invitational (19:46) and LHU Invitational…also recorded sub 20-minute 5K times at the Disney Cross Country Classic (19:38) and Jenna Strong Fall Classic (19:44)…part of the Viking lineup at the Horizon League Championship, crossing the finish line in a 6K time of 24:27…finished the year with a pair of top-50 6K times in the CSU Record Book.

Competed in all nine races during the season, serving as one of Cleveland State’s top runners…posted a season-best 5K time at the Jenna Strong Fall Classic, crossing the finish line in 19:26…also recorded a sub 20-minute 5K at the Friendship Invitational, finishing with a time of 19:38…notched a season-best 6K time of 23:55 at the LHU Invitational – a mark that ranked 38th in the CSU Record Book…posted another top-40 6K time in the CSU Record Book at the NCAA Regional, crossing the finish line in 23:56.

Two-time cross country state qualifier…set a Clyde High School cross country course record as a junior…part of a 4x400 meter relay team that qualified for the State Championship as a senior.

Born April 1, 1998 in Sandusky, Ohio…daughter of Tony Hammons and Susie Claus…has one brother, Cole, and one sister, Brooke…earned the Academic Scholars Award at Clyde High School…majoring in health sciences.