Cobi Warstler
Cobi Warstler
Year: Sr.
Hometown: New Albany, Ohio
High School: Columbus Academy
Events: Middle Distance

Excellent team leader, who has always performed at the highest possible level at the championship meets, per the coaches.

2019 Cross Country: Competed in nine meets … One of Wooster’s seven competitors at the Great Lakes Regional (Nov. 16) … Placed 154th at regionals with time of 25:03.1 … Was 63rd at the NCAC Championships (Nov. 2) after time of 25:35.2 … Finished 13th in championship-length dual meet against Kenyon (Oct. 19) with time of 25:31.0.

2019 Outdoor: Primarily competed in the 800 meters … Logged season-best time of 2:26.96 in the preliminary heats of the NCAC Championships (May 3-4).

2019 Indoor: Scored as part of Wooster’s sixth-place distance medley relay (13:10.37) at the All-Ohio Championships (Feb. 9) and seventh-place DMR at the NCAC Championships (March 1-2) … Also scored on the Scots’ eighth-place 4x400 relay (4:19.89) at the All-Ohio Championships.

2018 Cross Country: Made six starts on the year … Logged a 26:50.2 in lone championship meet outing of the year at the All-Ohio Championships (Sept. 29) … Logged a 5000 meters time of 24:53.3 against Denison during a dual meet win (Sept. 20).

2018 Outdoor: Primarily ran the 800, including at the NCAC Championships (May 4-5), where she crossed at 2:30.61 … Season-best time of 2:29.66 came at the Kenyon Spring Invitational (April 21).

2018 Indoor: Contributed to the team score as part of Wooster’s fourth-place DMR (13:12.60) at the NCAC Championships (March 2-3) … Logged a season-best 800 time of 2:31.76 at the Kenyon Classic (Feb. 17).

2017 Cross Country: One of the team’s top contributors for the second straight year … Logged a career-best 24:42.5 at the NCAC Championships (Oct. 28) and followed up with a 25:25.1 at the Great Lakes Regional (Nov. 11) … Added a 25:29.6 at the first championship-length meet of the season, the All-Ohio Championships (Sept. 29).

2017 Outdoor: Logged three individuals scoring runs on the year, twice in the 1500 meters … Went a season-best 5:05.68 in the 1500 at the Big Red Invite (April 28) to place fourth … Ran a seventh-place 2:26.53 in the 800 a week earlier at the Kenyon Spring Invitational (April 22).

2017 Indoor: Opened collegiate indoor career with a second-place finish (2:38.60) in the 800 at the Wooster Tri-Meet (Jan. 21) … Steadily improved mid-distance times throughout the season, running an indoor-best 2:27.57 in the 800 at the NCAC Championship (March 4) prelims before scoring with a sixth-place run of 2:28.05 in the finals.

2016 Cross Country: Provided immediate contribution in her first season, logging a top-seven team finish in each of the eight meets … Peaked at the Great Lakes Regional Championships (Nov. 12) with 25:00.0 over the 6,000-meter course … Third Scot to cross the finish at the All-Ohio Championships (Sept. 30), running the course in 25:17.8 … Sixth-place team finisher at the NCAC Championships (Oct. 30) with a time of 26:43.6 to claim 67th-place overall.

Prior to Wooster: No stranger to the championship podium as a four-time state meet participant track & field and three-time state meet runner in cross country under Denny Hammond at Columbus Academy … Ran as part of state runner-up 4x800 relay team (9:30.32) in 2014 … 4x800 place eighth at both 2015 and 2016 state meets … Third leg of state-qualifying 4x400 team in 2016, finishing in 13th-place … Logged a state-meet personal-best 21:27.13 5K time in 2013.

Personal: Born July 10, 1998 … Daughter of Jeff Warstler and Kelly Bundy … Majoring in psychology with a minor in education.