Ohio State ties for league lead
18 named Academic All-Big Ten
Squad reaches 3.10 cumulative gpa
Schuss scores five goals, Dutton makes 13 saves
Squad returns to ECAC league play vs. Bellarmine
Coach Myers, Mike Smail and Eddie Bambino talk about practice and Scarlet and Gray scrimmage
Ohio State Career: Has received Big Ten, ECAC and Ohio State academic honors ... named the Buckeyes' 2009 Outstanding Freshman.
2011 (Junior Season): Played in 11 games, starting vs. Mercer Feb. 12 ... had three goals, career-high two assists and five points ... two goals and an assist for three points vs. Mercer; also had 2 groundballs and one caused turnover against the Bears ... goal and assist April 30 at Bellarmine for two-point outing ... four groundballs on the year ... put all eight shots on goal ... named an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete, Academic All-Big Ten, and to the Academic All-ECAC Team.
2010 (Sophomore Season): Played in 12 games ... scored three goals, tallying vs. Detroit Feb. 27, Albany March 13 and Air Force April 24 ... an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-Big Ten choice and earned a spot on the ECAC All-Academic team.
2009 (Freshman Season): Played in all 16 games, starting five of the last seven contests ... six goals and an assist for seven points ... scored a goal in first career game vs. Detroit Feb. 7 ... had two points, with a goal and his first career assist, vs. Bellarmine April 4 ... goals in back-to-back games vs. Robert Morris March 11 and UMBC March 21 ... also scored vs. Quinnipiac March 28 and against Notre Dame April 25 in the Showdown in the Shoe ... 17 shots on the year, putting 12 on goal ... received Outstanding Freshman award ... an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.
Penn Charter High School: Three-time All-InterAC selection... led team in groundballs and assists as a sophomore and a junior ... team reached EPSLA quarterfinals in 2006 and '07 and semifinals in 2008 ... selected to play in National Senior Showcase ... football team MVP as a senior and a two-time All-InterAC conference and all-city selection ... Mini-Maxwell Award winner ... as a senior, scored the game-winning touchdown as time expired vs. Germantown Academy in the country's oldest continuous high school football rivalry.
Personal: Son of Ed and Kathleen ... has an older sister, Anne, and a younger brother, Nicholas ... enjoys watching movies and spending time with family ... favorite part of the game of lacrosse is winning ... lacrosse player he would most like to play with is Anthony DiSalvo ... lucky number is 2 because it was his high school football number ... favorite game to play as a kid was grassketball ... chicken tetrazzini is the best food he can cook ... favorite vacation has been to Ireland and dream vacation is backpacking through Europe ... prized possession is his bed ... taping stick is most important pregame ritual... best thing about being a Buckeye is seeing Ohio State fans everywhere you go.
Buckeye Spotlight - Brendan Barger