Kelsey Aamoth
Kelsey Aamoth
Height: 5'7"
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Solon, Ohio
High School: Solon
Major: Biomedical & Electrical Engineering

2015: Received the CWRU Athletic Department’s Andrews Award… Was the team’s top finisher in each of the seven events she ran in during the season… Earned All-Region honors after finishing as the runner-up at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional Championships with a time of 21:56.7… Placed 10th at the UAA Championships with a time of 22:26.0 to earn all-conference second team honors… Qualified for the NCAA Division III Championships for the second time during her career, finishing 55th with a time of 22:00.5… Placed third at the All-Ohio Championships, and won the Sudeck Sundown Classic… Recorded a career-best 6K time of 21:27.1 at the Oberlin Inter-Regional Rumble, finishing fifth overall… Received UAA All-Academic honors.

  • Sudeck Sundown Classic: 4K/15:14.9/1st place
  • Calvin Knight Invitational: 5K/18:04.2/4th place
  • All-Ohio XC Championships: 6K/22:07.9/14th place
  • Oberlin College Inter-Regional Rumble: 6K/21:27.1/5th place
  • UAA Cross Country Championships: 6K/22:26.0/10th place
  • NCAA Great Lakes Region Championships: 6K/21:56.7/2nd place
  • NCAA Cross Country Champions: 6K/22:00.5/55th place

2014: Aamoth competed in her first NCAA Division III Cross Country Championship and finished 138th in the nation, receiving an Individual USTFCCCA Division III Scholar Athlete Award. She also received a UAA All-Academic Recognition, one of ninety-six Case Western Reserve University student-athletes and one of nine CWRU Women’s Varsity Cross Country athletes that were named to the 2014 University Athletic Association Fall All-Academic Team. Aamoth was also CWRU’s Dorothy L. Hoza Award winner for the second year in a row. 

  • Sudeck Classic 4k/16:24.89/8th
  • Calvin Knight Invitational 5k/19:12.2/25th
  • All-Ohio Championship 6k/23:06.06/10th
  • Inter-Regional Rumble 6k/23:03.3/25th
  • UAA Championship 6k/22:55.98/20th
  • NCAA DIII Great Lakes Regional 6k/22:12.1/11th
  • NCAA DIII Championship 6k/23:30.2/138th

2013: Led team in all six varsity races…named a USTFCCCA Scholar Athlete and a member of the UAA Presidents Council Scholar-Athlete Team…also  CWRU’s Dorothy L. Hoza Award winner…earned first-team All-UAA honors with a fifth-place performance (22:15.7) at the UAA Championship in Pittsburgh…NCAA All-Great Lakes Region performer for the second year in a row with a 21st-place time of 22:34.3 at Calvin…won the season-opening Bill Sudeck Classic for the second year in a row with a 4k mark of 15:33.53…named UAA Runner of the Week on September 16 after posting a personal-best 5k of 18:13.20 at Calvin’s Knight Invitational…ran a career-best 6k, placing runner-up in 21:55.5 at Oberlin’s Inter-Regional Rumble…UAA All-Academic honoree.

  • Sudeck Classic  4k/15:33.53/1st
  • Knight Invitational 5k/18:13.2/6th
  • All-Ohio Championship 6k/23:05.17/6th
  • Inter-Regional Rumble 6k/21:55.5/2nd
  • UAA Championship 6k/22:15.7/5th
  • NCAA DIII Great Lakes Regional 6k/22:34.3/21st

2012: Competed in all six varsity races and led team in five…named CWRU’s Nancy Gray Rookie of the Year…earned second-team All-UAA honors by virtue of a 13th-place finish (22:49.30) at the UAA Championship in Rochester…also an all-region performer with a time of 22:39.29 at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional Championship at Anderson (Ind.)…made collegiate debut with a first-place 4k time of 15:28.80 at the Bill Sudeck Classic…posted season-best 5k mark of 18:43.37 to finish 11th at the All-Ohio Championship…ran to a season-best 6k time of 21:58.80 and placed 12th at the Inter-Regional Rumble.

  • Sudeck Classic 4k/15:28.80/1st
  • Knight Invitational 5k/18:71.1/10th
  • All-Ohio Championship 5k/18:43.37/11th
  • Inter-Regional Rumble 6k/21:58.80/12th
  • UAA Championships 6k/22:49.30/13th
  • NCAA Great Lakes Regional Championship 6k/22:39.29/27th

Personal: Earned four varsity letters in both cross country and track at nearby Solon High School…five-time All-Northeast Ohio Conference honoree with three selections in cross country and two for track…recipient of the 3-D Award (Dedication, Desire, Determination) for cross country in 2011…track team Distance MVP as a senior…honor roll student and a recipient of a Medallion Award…daughter of William and Sharon Aamoth.