Vanessa Pasadyn
Vanessa Pasadyn
Height: 5-5
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Brunswick, Ohio
High School: Brunswick
Position: Mid-Distance
Major: Biology / Pre-Med

Indoor Top Times/Marks

  • 800m - 2:18.60* (2018 DIII All-Ohio Indoor Track & Field Championships; 2/10/18)
  • Mile - 5:17.17 (Mount Union Tune Up; 2/17/18)

Outdoor Top Times/Marks

  • 400m - 1:02.08 (CWRU Invitational; 4/20/19)
  • 800m - 2:18.68 (UAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships; 4/22/17)
  • 1500m - 4:47.48 (DIII All-Ohio Outdoor Track & Field Championships; 4/14/18)

*School Record


  • Earned UAA All-Academic recognition

Personal: Was a four year member of the cross country and track and field teams at Brunswick High School, where she was coached by Kerry Hunter... Served as a team captain during her senior year... Recorded top-times of 18:30 in the 5k, 11:13 in the 3,200-meter run, 4:58.74 in the 1,600-meter run and 2:14 in the 800-meter run... Was the first girl in school history to qualify for the state championships four times... 2014 All-Ohio selection... Two-time county Most Valuable Player... Four-time All-Conference selection... Ohio Wendy's High School Heisman State Winner... Also swam in high school, earning All-America consideration... High School Valedictorian and AP Scholar with Distinction... Akron Beacon Journal Student Athlete of the Year... Born June 7... Daughter of Leon and Jeannine... Her older sister, Selena, competed in cross country and track at Harvard.