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Aaron Cox
Aaron  Cox

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Mantua, Ohio

High School:
Crestwood

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 250

Position:
DL

Overview: Aaron Cox joined the Ohio State football program in the summer of 2017 … as a senior for head coach Pete Thompson at Crestwood High School, recorded 67 tackles with 13 sacks and a pair of fumble recoveries to help the Red Devils to a 9-2 record and an appearance in the regional quarterfinals … a two-way linemen, Cox was a four-year letterwinner, three-time all-conference and three-time all-district … twice earned honorable mention all-state honors and was a third-team choice as a senior … scholar-athlete and two-time team captain … led Cretwood to two conference titles (2014 and 2016) and a Division II regional runner-up finish in 2015 … a three-sport athlete, Cox also played basketball and ran track … earned a total of 11 varsity letters … member of conference championship teams in both basketball and track … is majoring in engineering … the son of Amy Hammar and Gary Cox … is one of six children.