Adolphus Washington


Cincinnati, Ohio

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 288


Adolphus Washington


Scarlet Defeats Gray in Spring Game, 31-14

Miller accounts for three TDs in the win


Spring Game Postgame Quotes

Scarlet 31, Gray 14


Cincinnati: Here Come the Buckeyes

Trip will feature overload of game action plus Cincinnati sights, sounds and tastes. And bling!


30 Buckeyes Named OSU Scholar-Athletes

The scholars were all part of Ohio State's unbeaten, 12-0 2012 season


Ohio State Scholar-Athletes to Be Recognized Monday

Outstanding student-athletes will be honored at 46th annual Scholar-Athlete Dinner


Ohio State vs. Central Florida

Ohio State hosts Central Florida Saturday, September 8, 2012 at Ohio Stadium in Columbus, Ohio

Ohio State Overview: Washington, on the strength of a fine freshman season in 2012 and an even better spring drills, is furiously gaining top-of-mind awareness as a young player to watch along the Ohio State defensive line ... he played in 10 games last year for the undefeated Buckeyes and ranked third with 3.0 quarterback sacks for losses totaling 27 yards ... his sacks, part of a nine-tackle freshman campaign, came against Miami (in his first collegiate game), vs. Illinois and vs. Michigan ... he managed to play 156 snaps on a veteran defense with a high of 31 plays vs. Central Florida ... Ohio State lost all four last season starters along the defensive line to the NFL, but Washington looked powerful and unstoppable at the defensive end position this spring ... and that is a really good thing.

More on Adolphus: Washington is an OSU Scholar-Athlete who is exploring majors ... he was a Parade Magazine All-American, U.S. Army All-American and five-star recruit (;; as a high school senior ... he helped lead Taft High School to the 2011 Ohio State playoffs, registering 23.5 sacks, three forced fumbles and 90 tackles for coach Mike Martin's Senators ... he was named the state's Division III co-defensive player of the year and a first-team Associated Press all-state selection ... the No. 1 player in the state by and and the No. 2 player in the Midwest region by SuperPrep, Washington was regarded as the nation's 25th-best senior by, and he was also considered the No. 3 defensive end prospect by, No. 5 by and No. 7 by ESPNU ... his junior stats were similar to his senior numbers (107 tackles and 19 sacks in 2010) when he helped Taft make its first-ever state playoffs appearance ... an outstanding basketball player as well, he lead the Cincinnati Metro Athletic Conference in scoring and rebounding ... he was named the Division III basketball co-player of the year in 2011 (after leading Taft to the state Final Four) and again in 2012 when he averaged 23.1 points and 14.3 rebounds per game ... played hoops for coach Mike Mitchell, who is now on the Ohio State women's basketball staff ... Washington was also named in 2012 as the Gatorade Ohio player of the year in basketball ... he is the son of Adolphus Washington, Sr. and Rhonda Edwards.


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