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Colby Barker
Colby  Barker

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Pittsford, N.Y.

High School:
Pittsford Mendon

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 199

Position:
Midfield

08/29/2017

Ohio State Welcomes Class of 2021

Nine different states and provinces represented in latest recruiting class

AT PITTSFORD MENDON
• Under Armor All-American; played in the Under Armour All-American game in 2017.
• Four-year letter winner and first team all-county selection at Pittsford Mendon.
• Led his team the New York State final four as a sophomore and the championship game as a senior.
• In addition to earning All-Greater Rochester and All-Section V honors during his senior year, was the team’s leading scorer and most valuable player.
• Scored five goals in the state semifinals to help Pittsford Mendon erase a three-goal first half deficit.
• Also played football and was an all-state selection as well as first team all-county and All-Greater Rochester.

PERSONAL
• The son of Scott and Julie Barker.
• Is the younger brother of current Buckeye Brandon Barker.
• Lists his greatest sports thrills as winning the Section V championship with his brother as a sophomore in high school and advancing to the New York state final four as a senior.
• His father, Scott, was a member of the 1988 national championship football team at Ithaca College.
• While in high school, raised money for the Golisano Children’s Hospital and organized multiple events to help raise awareness for a local child, Craig Winter, who had been diagnosed with cancer.