Ridge Winand
Ridge  Winand

RS Junior

Butler, Ohio

High School:
Clear Fork

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 195



Ohio State Athletics Announces 2017 Huntington Bucks Go Pro Class

Forty-three student-athletes will be interning this summer

Career Highlights

  • OSU Scholar-Athlete (2018)
  • 2018 Buckeye Strength & Conditioning Power Club 

2018 (Redshirt Junior Season)
Seven starts in 19 appearances … made first appearance since 2016, scoring a run off the bench in win over Wisconsin-Milwaukee (2/18) … had first collegiate start vs. Georgetown (3/25) … had a multi-hit game against Nebraska (4/1). 

2017 (Redshirt Sophomore Season)
Missed 2017 campaign due to injury. 

2016 (Redshirt Freshman Season)
Five appearances off the bench for the Buckeyes … posted first career double, RBI and run scored in first collegiate at-bat in win vs. Hofstra (3/18) … also made two putouts in left field in the top of the ninth, including one catch off the new-padded wall vs. the Pride … had a walk vs. Cincinnati with one putout (4/19) … OSU Scholar-Athlete … Academic All-Big Ten.

2015 (Freshman Season)
Redshirted the 2015 season.

Clear Fork H.S.
Four-year letterwinner … three-time All-Ohio Cardinal Conference honoree … three-time All-District … batted .460 his junior year to be named first-team all-district … named third team all-district in 2012, batting .411 … area leader in home runs to be named honorable mention all-district as a freshman … captain in 2014 … also lettered four years in basketball, being named a three-time all-league, three-time all-district, including a 2014 All-Ohio selection as a shooting guard captain, averaging 23 points per game … also lettered two seasons in football as a wide receiver.

Ridge is the son Karla Winand and the late Bart Winand … he has three siblings, Taylor, Bailey and Tanner.