Team competition takes place Sunday
Sophomore Piasecka one of 10 Buckeyes to finish in Top 10
Ohio State begins season with flawless performance at home
Bouts begin at 8 a.m. in French Field House
2010-11 (Junior Season): Earned 16 victories during junior campaign... finished 11th at Midwest Conference Championships ... took 17th at Penn State's Garret Open ... tied for 62nd at Dallas, Texas, North American Cup and 67th at Cincinnati, Ohio, NAC ... Academic All-Big Ten ... OSU Scholar-Athlete.
2009-10 (Sophomore Season): Finished 64th at the North American Cup held in San Jose, Calif. ... took 13th at the Midwest Conference Championships in Notre Dame, Ind. ... OSU Scholar-Athlete ... Academic All-Big Ten.
2008-09 (Freshman Season): Finished with an unblemished 13-0 record, tallying all 13 wins at the Northwestern Duals ... showed promise at the Midwest Conference Championships, finishing 16th ... took 46th in the junior division and 97th in the senior division at the Louisville, Ky., North American Cup ... OSU Scholar-Athlete.
Prior to Ohio State: Coached by Feliks Telslar and former Ohio State assistant coach Gia Abashidze in high school.
Personal: Daughter of Pierluigi and Rosario Bonello ... has one brother, Eugenio ... wants to attend graduate school and work in design ... enjoys playing piano, reading and art ... lists her greatest sports thrill as getting the final touch in a 15-14 bout ... was a honor roll student all four years of high school.
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