2012-13 (Junior Season): Saw very limited varsity action as the Northwestern Duals marked his only duals competition ... finished the season with two wins and a 41st place finish at the Midwest Conference Championships ... defeated all eight opponents faced at the OSU Duals ... OSU Scholar-Athlete.
2011-12 (Sophomore Season): Placed 15th at Midwest Fencing Conference championships ... OSU Scholar-Athlete ... Academic All-Big Ten.
2010-11 (Freshman Season): Claimed four victories in freshman campaign ... tied for 60th at Penn State's Garret Open ... finished 50th at Midwest Fencing Conference Championships ... placed 130th at Cincinnati, Ohio, North American Cup ... OSU Scholar-Athlete.
Prior to Ohio State: Earned First Team All-Long Island honors in 2010 as a member of the Garden City High School fencing team.
Personal: Son of Jean and Phillip Philippou ... has two siblings: Mike and Jonathan ... enjoys writing and exercising.