John Hardesty
John  Hardesty


Upper Arlington, Ohio

High School:
Upper Arlington High School

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 180



Buckeyes Garner Academic Honors

18 named Academic All-Big Ten


Ohio State Continues to Excel Academically

Squad reaches 3.10 cumulative gpa

Ohio State Career: An Ohio State Scholar-Athlete as a freshman.

2011 (Freshman season): Played in two games, against Mercer Feb. 12 and at Bellarmine April 30 ... named an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.

Upper Arlington High School:Three-year letterwinner and two-year starter ... named an All-American and first team All-Midwest, All-Ohio, All-Region and All-OCC as a senior in 2010 ... as captain led Upper Arlington to the 2010 state championship, his second title and the Golden Bears' sixth in the last seven years ... named the Ohio Specialty Position (LSM) Player of the Year... selected to the National Senior Showcase.

Personal: Son of Lynn and Randy ... two older brothers Jason and Brian ... favorite pro sports team is the Cleveland Browns ... after graduation wants to teach special education and coach lacrosse... most interesting place visited is Alaska ... favorite celebrity is Samuel L. Jackson.