Robby Haus and Carter Brown recognized as 2016 Team MVPs
Finance graduates recognized for academic and athletic success
Squad posts 3.0+ grade-point average, volunteers 300+ hours
Defenseman honored for second time
Duo named First Team All-Big Ten
Buckeyes at Maryland
Buckeyes Beat Michigan in 2016 Showdown in the Shoe
Buckeyes Win Creator's Trophy with 13-8 Victory at Michigan
Ohio State defeated the Blue Hens inside WHAC.
Buckeyes and Nittany Lions met in Ohio Stadium March 1
2015 (Junior season): Earned USILA Third Team All-America, Honorable Mention All-Big Ten and Big Ten All-Tournament Team accolades ... started all 19 games, with 31 groundballs and 13 caused turnovers ... three groundballs and a caused turnover in NCAA tournament win at Duke May 9 ... three groundballs and two caused turnovers against Maryland April 18 ... three gbs and a caused turnover vs. Johns Hopkins April 5 ... four groundballs March 21 at Notre Dame ... three groundballs at Delaware Feb. 15 and two groundballs in two games ... selected team’s Defensive MVP by his teammates ... named an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete and to the Academic All-Big Ten team.
2014 (Sophomore season): Started all 14 games for the Buckeyes, with team-high 16 caused turnovers, ranking second with 35 groundballs ... First Team All-ECAC selection ... tied for second in the ECAC with 1.14 caused turnovers per game and 10th in the league with 2.5 groundballs per outing ... Buckeyes were 11th nationally in team defense, holding opponents to 8.57 goals per game ... groundballs in all but one game, with three or more in six games ... three caused turnovers Feb. 16 vs. UMass, with two against Johns Hopkins Feb. 9, Marquette Feb. 22, Bellarmine March 21, Notre Dame March 25 and Fairfield April 26 ... five groundballs at Delaware April 6 ... four vs. Penn State March 1 and at Fairfield April 26 ... first career assist came vs. Michigan April 12 ... three groundballs three times (Feb. 16 vs. UMass, March 21 vs. Bellarmine, May 1 vs. Air Force) ... Ohio State Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-Big Ten choice.
2013 (Freshman season): Started all 17 games at close defense .. picked up 34 groundballs and had nine caused turnovers ... ECAC All-Rookie Team choice ... career-best five groundballs in NCAA quarterfinals vs. Cornell May 18 ... two groundballs and a caused turnovers vs. Towson May 12 in first round of the NCAA tournament ... named to ECAC All-Tournament Team afer picking up three groundballs and causing a turnover in the tourney ... named ECAC Rookie of the Week after career-high tying four groundballs at Air Force April 20 ... three groundballs and two caused turnovers vs. Hobart April 6 ... groundball and two caused turnovers vs. Loyola March 30 ... picked up four groundballs at Bellarmine March 23 and three at Virginia March 16 ... groundball and a caused turnover at Penn State March 2 ... two caused turnovers and three groundballs vs. Marquette Feb. 23 ... picked up two groundballs vs. Jacksonville Feb. 17 and at Notre Dame March 20 ... named an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.
Gilman School: Ranked No. 7 among incoming defensemen and No. 26 among all 2012 freshmen by Inside Lacrosse ... three-year starter on defense ... member of 2011 MIAA Championship squad ... won 2012 Gilman School Tyler Cambell Lacrosse Award as the team MVP ... earned team’s first-year player award in 2009 ... played in Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Classic ... 99 career groundballs ... team captain as a senior, recording 33 groundballs and adding an assist ... two-time first team All-Metro and All-MIAA ... second team all-state honoree ... also played soccer at Gilman.
Personal: Son of Kevin and Lucy ... two siblings, Kevin and Isabel ... father Kevin, as well as uncles John and Tom, played lacrosse at North Carolina ... three cousins have played Division I lacrosse: John Haus/Maryland, Will Haus/Duke and Sam Haus/Jacksonville ... finance major.
Buckeye Spotlight - Brendan Barger