Name: Anavia Battle
Sport: Track and Field
Event(s): 200-meter
DOB: 3/28/1999
Birthplace: Inkster, Mich.
Hometown: Inkster, Mich.
High School: Wayne Memorial High School ‘17 (Wayne, Mich.)
College: Ohio State University (Columbus, Ohio), Human Development and Family Sciences
Coach(es): Ashley Kovacs
Olympic Experience
  • One-time Olympian (2020)
  • Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, 16th (200-meter)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2021 Big Ten Champion in both the 100-meter and 200-meter
Personal: Pronounces name uh-NAY-vee-uh BAT-tel...Daughter of Antoinette Booze-Battle...Has three siblings, Mintoria, Antoine and Montel...Wants to run professionally after graduating from Ohio State...Favorite thrill about track is coming around the curve in the 200-meter dash...Favorite pastime is watching movies.