Dan Wertz
Dan  Wertz


Lititz, Pa.

High School:
Manheim Township

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 210



Golf Outing, Alumni Game, Banquet Highlight Weekend

Squad celebrates outstanding 2013 campaign, kicks off 2014


Buckeyes Named to ECAC All-Academic Team

Alexander, Mack and Toohey all honored for the third time


No. 3 Ohio State Opens NCAA Tournament Sunday vs. Towson

Teams to meet at 3 p.m. in Ohio Stadium


Champions! Ohio State Wins ECAC Championship with 11-10 Victory vs. Denver

Buckeyes headed to NCAA tournament


Buckeyes Claim Creator's Trophy with 17-8 Win at Michigan

Schuss sets program goal-scoring record with 10-point day


Loyola 9, Ohio State 4

Loyola 9, Ohio State 4


Men's Lacrosse vs. Penn State

Men's Lacrosse vs. Penn State March 3, 2012 in Ohio Stadium

Ohio State Career: Three-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete and an Academic All-Big Ten and ECAC All-Academic selection.

2012 (Junior season): Played in eight games - vs. Denver Feb. 19, vs. UMass Feb. 25, vs. Penn State March 3, vs. Notre Dame March 21, vs. Bellarmine March 24, vs. Air Force April 24, at Fairfield April 28 and vs. Fairfield May 2 in the ECAC tournament ... two shots and a groundball vs. the Irish ... an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete, Academic All-Big Ten choice and ECAC All-Academic honoree.

2011 (Sophomore season): Played in 11 games, starting vs. Loyola April 2 ... ... career-high seven goals ... scored twice vs. Mercer Feb. 12 and at Albany March 12 ... tallied vs. North Carolina Feb. 19, at Notre Dame March 23 and vs. Loyola April 2 ... 25 shots, with five at Penn State March 5 ... caused one turnover at Penn State ... named an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.

2010 (Freshman season): Played in 14 games, starting against Bellarmine May 1 ... three goals, four assists and seven points on the year ... goal and an assist at Loyola April 3 ... scored against Villanova Feb. 13 in first career game ... goal against Albany March 13 ... assists vs. Bucknell Feb. 20, Fairfield March 23 and at Hobart April 10.

Manheim Township High School: Central Pennsylvania District Player of the Year and an All-American in 2009 ... first team all-league and all-district in 2008 and '09 ... two-time captain ... squad won four district and three league titles during his career and reached state final twice ... finished with 163 career goals and 55 assists ... also played football, earning third team all-state honors ... graduated as high school's all-time leading rusher ... named league's back of the year and was a first team all-district punter.

Personal: Son of Michelle and Tim ... has an older brother, Andrew, and younger siblings Rob and Hannah ... enjoys watching football ... lived in Australia as a child ... says one thing he can't live without is hot sauce ... superhero quality he would want is teleportation ... lucky number is 13 because of Dan Marino ... favorite game to play as a kid was basement football ... best food he can cook is egg sandwiches.

Career Single-Game Highs (through 2012)
Goals - 2 (2x, last March 12, 2011 at Albany)
Assists - 1 (4x, last April 10, 2010 at Hobart)
Points - 2 (3x, last March 12, 2011 at Albany)
Shots - 5 (2x, last March 5, 2011 at Penn State)
GBs - 2 (May 1, 2010 vs. Bellarmine)
CT - 1 (March 5, 2011 at Penn State)