John Culpepper
John  Culpepper


Bentonville, Ark.

High School:
Haas Hall Academy



No. 1 Men’s Team Picks Up Two Wins At Wayne State Duals

Buckeyes earn 39-15 bout-record through two rounds


No. 2 Men Undefeated at Northwestern Duals

Team earns 8-7 combined record


Ohio State Sweeps OSU Duals, 8-0

Buckeyes extend sweep-streak to 13 consecutive years

Sophomore Season (2017-2018)
Competed in the OSU Open... finished 10-2 at OSU Duals... Finished in third at MFC Championships and received First Team All-Conference recognition.

Freshman Season (2016-2017)
Tied for ninth place at OSU Open ... helped the men's epee unit to a 62-10 record at OSU Duals.

Prior to Ohio State
Fenced with the Northwest Arkansas Fencing Center ... placed in the top-32 at the 2016 Junior Olympics ... came in third place at Y-14 Nationals in 2012.

Son of Bethany and Lee Culpepper ... has one sibling, Will ... participated in cross country and track at Haas Hall Academy ... plans to become a lawyer and travel to Iceland after graduation ... favorite hobbies include listening to music, watching experimental film, hiking, biking and boxing ... greatest sports thrill was getting first place for the first time at a tournament.