Shannon Osika
Shannon  Osika

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Waterford, Mich.

High School:
Mott

Event:
Mid-Distance

Elig. (In/Out):
SR/SR


06/11/2016

Three All-Americans Wrap Top-20 Finish at NCAA Outdoors

Three All-Americans Wrap Women's Top-20 Finish at NCAA Outdoors

03/13/2015

Distance Medley Relay Takes Third at NCAA Indoors

Women's Distance Medley Relay Takes Third at NCAA Indoors

03/03/2015

Ofili, DMR to Compete at NCAA Indoors

Ofili, DMR to Represent Women's Track & Field at NCAA Indoors

02/21/2015

U-M Collects Five Wins at Home; DMR, Mioduszewski Shine at Notre Dame

Women's Track & Field Collects Six Wins Across Silverston, Alex Wilson Invites

01/17/2015

Michigan Posts Five Event Wins at Simmons-Harvey Invite

Women's Track & Field Posts Five Event Wins at Simmons-Harvey Invite

Last Updated: June 26, 2016

At Michigan
• U.S. Olympic Trials Participant (2016) at 1,500 meters
• Six-time USTFCCCA All-American -- 2016 indoor (first team, distance medley relay) and outdoor (first team, 1,500-meter), 2015 indoor (first team, distance medley relay), 2013 indoor (second team, mile), 2012 indoor (second team, mile and distance medley relay)
• Competing member of the 2016 Big Ten Indoor and Outdoor Championship Teams
• Three-time Big Ten distance medley relay champion (2012, '13, '16)
• Two-time Individual Big Ten Champion in the indoor mile (2016) and outdoor 1,500-meter run (2016)
• Three-time All-Big Ten first team (2012, '13, DMR; 2016, Mile/DMR) and one-time second team (2015) honoree, (indoor; distance medley relay)
• U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award winner (2013)

Redshirt Senior (I/O) (2016)
• Ran a lifetime-best 4:09.08 to win the 1,500-meter race at the Guelph Speed River New Balance Inferno (June 25), a lifetime-best and Olympic Trials qualifying time

Outdoor
• Earned All-American honors at the NCAA Outdoor Championships (June 9 and 11) in the 1,500-meter run with a PR time of 4:12.23, placing fourth overall after recording a time of 4:16.51
• At the NCAA East Preliminary Round (May 26, 28), ran 4:13.89 to finish second overall in the 1,500-meter run quarterfinal, her second-fastest race of the year, to auto-qualify for the national meet
• At the Big Ten Championships (May 14-15), won gold (1,500; 4:20.17) and silver (800; PR 2:07.03) medals to total 18 points for the Maize and Blue
• Finished fifth in the 1,500-meter race at the Payton Jordan Invitational (May 1) with a time of 4:13.43
• Finished third as the top collegian at 1,500 meters (4:16.76) in the Elite Invitational section at the Mt. SAC Relays (April 15) and won her heat in the 800-meter race (2:07.53) at the Long Beach Invitational (April 16)
• Doubled and won both of her races, totaling 10 points in the 1,500-meter race (4:18.52) and the 3,000-meter race (9:29.48) helping U-M to win the Battle of the Blues (April 2)
• Finished first overall in the 1500-meter run at the Pac-12 vs. Big Ten Challenge (March 25-26) with a time of 4:20.08

Indoor
• Earned All-America honors for the fifth time in her career by running the 1,600 meter leg of Michigan's third-place Distance Medley Relay (10:59.05) at the NCAA Championships (March 11)
• Also qualified for and competed in the Mile race, but did not make the final
• Scored twice at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 26-27) by running 4:39.76 to win the Mile, her first individual title, and also running the 1,600 leg of the DMR to help U-M regain its crown in 11:09.89
• Helped set a season-best DMR time of 10:58.25 while running the 1,600-meter leg in 4:38 at the Alex Wilson Invitational (Feb. 20)
• Ran the second leg in the 4x400m relay in 3:58.14 and competed in the 800-meter race finishing seventh with a new personal-best time of 2:07.46 at the SPIRE Collegiate Invitational (Feb. 12-13)
• Competed in the mile race crossing at 4:34.34 for fourth and a new personal record at the Meyo Invitational (Feb. 5-6)
• Finished third in the 3,000-meter race with a time of 9:21.10 helping U-M to win the Notre Dame Invitational (Jan. 23)
• Won the mile race (4:42.10) and the 4x400m relay event (3:58.13) at the Hillsdale Winter Opener (Jan. 9)
• Finished runner-up in the 3,000-meter event with a time of 9:28.35 at the GVSU Holiday Open (Dec. 4)

Redshirt Junior (I/O) (2015)
• First-team All-American in the distance medley relay (3rd place)

Outdoor
• Was unable to compete at the NCAA Championships (June 11) due to injury after qualifying for her first career outdoor championships in the 1,500-meter run
• At the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds (May 28-30), ran 4:20:65 in the first round of the 1,500-meter race (May 28) and finished fourth in the semifinal race (May 30), crossing at 4:17:59 to secure her first career bid to the Eugene
• Ran 4:15.24 for a runner-up finish in the 1,500-meter race at the Big Ten Championships (May 15-17), and scored in the 5,000-meter race with a sixth-place finish (16:34.33)
• Ran 16:40.86 in the 5,000-meter race at the Payton Jordan Invitational
• In her season debut, ran a PR 4:14.26 in the mile race for eighth place, fifth among collegians at UVA Challenge (April 17-18)

Indoor
• Ran the 1,200-meter leg of the distance medley relay to finish 3rd at the NCAA Championships (March 13-14), finishing in 10:58.64
• Finished runner-up in the mile run at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 27-28), crossing at 4:41.15 and also helped the distance medley relay team to a runner-up finish
• Ran the 1,200-meter leg of the distance medley relay at the Notre Dame Alex Wilson Invitational (Feb. 21), finishing in 11:03.23
• Ran 4:41.88 in the mile run at the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational (Feb. 7), finishing third
• Set a PR in the 3,000-meter race (9:19.10) at the Dual Meet vs. Michigan State (Jan. 31)
• Won the 3,000-meter race at the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 17) in 9:38.31

Junior (I)/Redshirt Sophomore (O) (2014)

Outdoor
• At the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds (May 29-31), finished 25th in the 1,500-meter run (4:21.49)
• At the Big Ten Outdoor Championships (May 16-18), placed third in the 5,000-meter run (16:17.80) and fourth in the 1,500-meter run (4:17.27)
• At the Toledo Invitational (May 9), finished runner up in the 800-meter run (2:11.06)
• At the Payton Jordan Invitational (May 4), finished 17th in Section 2 of the 5,000-meter run (16:09.05)
• At the Beach Invitational (April 19), finished second in the 1,500-meter run Invitational (4:19.20)
• At the Mt. SAC Relays (April 18), finished third in the Open Division of the 1,500-meter run (4:20.90)
• At the California/Virginia Tri-Meet (April 5), finished second in the 1,500-meter run (4:23.62)
• At the Raleigh Relays (March 28-29), ran the third leg of the winning 4x800-meter relay (8:44.12) and finished 35th in the 1500-meter run (4:35.23)

Indoor
• Redshirted

Sophomore (2013)
• All-America second team (indoor mile)
• Big Ten DMR champion (2013)
• All-Big Ten first team (2013)
• U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award winner

Outdoor
• At the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds (May 23-25), qualified for the 1,500-meter quarterfinals, where she finished 16th (4:22.24)
• At the Big Ten Outdoor Championships (May 10-12), finished fourth in the 1,500-meter run (4:23.00) and 14th in the 5,000-meter run (16:35.37)
• At the Toledo Invitational (May 2-3), placed second in the 800-meter run (2:07.17)
• At the Penn Relays (April 25-27), took eighth in the Olympic Development Mile (4:39.72) and ran the third leg of the winning 4x1,500-meter relay (17:15.47)
• At the Kansas Relays (April 18-20), ran the first leg of the winning 4,400 yard distance medley relay (11:36.23) and finished third in the seeded college 1,500-meter run (4:20.62)
• At the California/Virginia Tri-Meet (April 6), won the 3,000-meter run (9:24.68) and placed
• At the Raleigh Relays (March 29-30), ran the third leg of the 4x800-relay that finished first in meet-record time (8:33.54) and ran the second leg of the winning 4x1,500-relay (17:44.57)
• At the Vanderbilt Black & Gold Invitational (March 22-23), finished fourth in the 800-meter run (2:11.69) and eighth in the invitational 1,500-meter run (4:31.81)

Indoor
• At the NCAA Indoor Championships (March 8-9), finished 14th in the mile run (4:43.43), earning All-America second team honors
• At the Notre Dame Wilson Invitational (March 1-2), finished fourth in the mile run (4:37.91)
• At the Big Ten Indoor Championships (Feb. 22-23), ran the first leg of the distance medley relay that won its 10th-straight Big Ten title (11:11.41), earning All-Big Ten first team honors, and also finished fifth in the mile run (4:43.67) and 13th in the 5,000-meter run (16:47.05)
• At the SPIRE Invitational (Feb. 8-9), finished sixth in the 3,000-meter run (9:21.09) and ran the first leg of the winning distance medley relay (11:09.39)
• At the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational (Feb. 1-2), finished second in the Meyo Mile (4:40.28)
• Against Michigan State (Jan. 26), finished second (4:41.34) in the mile run and third (9:44.18) in the 3,000-meter run
• At the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 19), won the mile run (4:44.23) and ran the anchor leg of the 'C' 4x40-meter relay that took eighth (4:06.91)

Freshman (2012)
• Two-time indoor All-America second team (mile and DMR)
• Big Ten DMR champion
• All-Big Ten first team

Outdoor
• Did not compete

Indoor
• At the NCAA Indoor Championships (March 9-10), took ninth in the mile run (4:45.53) and ran the 1,200-meter leg of the DMR, which placed 12th (11:26.06), earning Second Team All-America honors in both events
• Placed 13th in the mile run (4:45.30) at the Notre Dame Alex Wilson Invitational (March 3)
• At the Big Ten Indoor Championships (Feb.24-25), finished fifth in the mile run (4:46.97) and ran the 1,200-meter leg of the DMR, which won the ninth straight DMR title for U-M (11:11.54)
• Took second in the 3,000-meter run (9:38.01) and third in the mile run (4:41.31) at the Nebraska Mark Colligan Memorial (Jan. 28)
• At "The Dual" vs. Ohio State (Jan. 14), finished second in the mile run (4:43.79) and won the 3,000-meter run (9:40.45)
• Won the mile run (4:54) at the Michigan Open (Jan.7)

Personal
• Enrolled in College of Literature, Science and the Arts
• Majoring in environment

COLLEGIATE BESTS

Event Time Date
Mile (I) 4:34.34 2-6-16
3,000m (I) 9:19.10 1-31-15
5,000m (I) 16:47.05 2-23-13
800m (I) 2:07.46 2-12-16
800m (O) 2:07.03 5-15-16
1,500m (O) 4:12.23 6-11-16
5,000m (O) 16:09.05 5-4-14

 



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