Senior quartet to lead team into inaugural Big Ten campaign
Trio recognized as inaugural B1G season set to begin
King picked No. 6 overall by Rochester, Ohio selects Planning at No. 57
Meurer and King named team's Defensive and Offensive MVPs
King and Meurer both named All-Americans for second time
The men's lacrosse program held its annual banquet to recognize the seniors and award winners from the 2014 squad.
Men's Lacrosse at Fairfield
The Buckeyes clinched a share of the ECAC title with an 8-6 win over the Falcons in Ohio Stadium.
Moe's Classic vs. UMass - Jacksonville, Fla.
Buckeyes fall to the Blue Jays in triple overtime, 10-9
Ohio State Career: Selected in the first round, sixth overall, by Rochester in the 2015 MLL Collegiate Draft, the second-highest draft pick in Ohio State history ... Face-Off Yearbook Preseason Second Team All-American ... won a gold medal with Team Canada at FIL 2014 World Championship ... two-time USILA All-American ... enters senior year on 36-game point streak (69g, 51a, 120p) ... currently 17th in program history with 131 career points on 77 goals and 54 assists ... 2014 USILA Third Team All-American and Second Team All-ECAC ... 2013 USILA Honorable Mention All-American and First Team All-ECAC ... won Buckeyes' Outstanding Freshman award in 2012 and named Offensive MVP in 2014 ... named to inaugural ECAC All-Rookie Team ... All-World Team selection after Under-19 World Championship in Summer 2012 ... Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.
2014 (Junior Season): Led Ohio State in scoring with 29 goals, 22 assists and 51 points en route to USILA Third Team All-America honors and a Second Team All-ECAC nod ... was a Tewaaraton Award nominee ... led all ECAC players and was 14th nationally with 3.92 points per game ... started and played in 13 games and had multiple points in 10 outings, including two five-goal days and a seven-assist outing; goal in all but two games and assist in all but one ... had 21-game assist streak ended April 26 at Fairfield (38 assists in stretch) ... 100th career point was an assist vs. Hofstra March 8 ... five goals, adding an assist for six points, at Johns Hopkins Feb. 9, with two groundballs and a caused turnover in the game ... also had five goals and six points vs. Michigan April 12 ... career-high seven assists and eight points April 6 at Delaware, goal was the gamewinner; one assist shy of program-record eight set in 2008, fourth seven-assist game in Ohio State history and tied for third-highest total in the NCAA during the season ... three goals and four assists for seven points vs. Jacksonville March 29 ... named ECAC Offensive Player of the WEek after four goals and two assists for six points vs. Penn State March 1 ... scored four goals and added two assists Feb. 22 vs. Marquette ... hat trick vs. Air Force in ECAC Tournament semifinals May 1, with three groundballs ... assist and three groundballs vs. UMass Feb. 16 ... EMO goal and an assist vs. Air Force April 19 ... two-point days with a goal and an assist March 8 at Hofstra and March 25 vs. Notre Dame; two groundballs and a caused turnover vs. the Irish.
2013 (Sophomore Season): Started all 17 games, second on team with career-high 32 goals, 23 assists and 55 points; multiple tallies in 11 outings and multiple points in all but three games ... eighth in the ECAC with 3.24 points and 1.35 assists per game and 11th in league with 1.88 goals per game ... career-high tying four goals, adding an assist for five points, vs. Towson May 12 in first round of NCAA tournament, with two groundballs and career-high 10 shots ... two goals and an assist for three points vs. Cornell in NCAA quarterfinals ... ECAC All-Tournament Team honoree after recording 11 points, on six goals and five assists, in tourney; four goals and an assist for five points in semifinal vs. Loyola May 2, with a groundball and caused turnover; two goals along with career-high four assists for six points vs. Denver May 4 in the championship ... named ECAC Offensive Player of the Week after three goals, two assists and five points - including overtime gamewinning goal with .1 left in the first overtime - at Penn State March 2 ... five-point day, with two goals and three assists, at Michigan April 13 ... career-high six points, with hat trick and three assists, vs. Marquette Feb. 23 ... scored twice and added an assist at Virginia March 16 ... three points, scoring twice and adding an assist, along with two groundballs and a caused turnover vs. Hobart April 6 ... two tallies against Jacksonville Feb. 17 after a hat trick vs. Detroit Feb. 9 ... two assists at Bellarmine March 23, with single helper vs. Loyola March 30 and at Air Force April 20 ... two-point games, with a goal and an assist, vs. Fairfield April 27 and Denver March 9 ... goal at Notre Dame March 20 ... assist vs. Loyola March 30 was 50th career point.
2012 (Freshman Season): Played in all 15 games, starting 14 (all but Mercer Feb. 11) ... second on squad with 16 goals and 25 points, ranking fourth (tied) with nine assists ... 20 groundballs ... won Outstanding Freshman award ... inaugural ECAC All-Rookie Team selection ... nine multiple-point games and ended year on a six-game point streak ... three points, with two goals and an assist, vs. Fairfield May 2 in the ECAC tournament, at Michigan April 14 and at Loyola March 31; had three groundballs vs. the Wolverines and Greyhounds and two vs. the Stags ... hat trick vs. Detroit Feb. 9, with two extra-man goals; added an assist for four points in first career game ... EMO goal and an assist vs. Denver Feb. 19 ... two-goal outings in back-to-back games vs. Virginia March 17 and Notre Dame March 21 ... goal and an assist for two points at Fairfield April 28 and at Hobart April 7 ... three groundballs and two caused turnovers vs. the Irish, along with a career-high eight shots ... assists vs. Robert Morris March 9 and Air Force April 21 ... picked up three groundballs at Mercer Feb. 11 and two vs. Penn State March 3 ... won a silver medal with Team Canada at the 2012 FIL Under 19 Men's Field World Championship in Finland ... named to the All-World Team after scoring six goals in Blue Division games and then recording six points, with four goals, in the two playoff games ... an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.
Claremont Secondary School: British Columbia Intermediate Lacrosse League MVP award winner while leading his team to the BCILL Championship ... member of 2010 high school field lacrosse championship squad and named tournament MVP ... two-time Claremont High School Team MVP and led the squad in scoring with 108 points in 19 games ... in 2009 won the Seattle Space Needle Shootout Championship while playing with Victoria Field Lacrosse ... also played volleyball ... an honor roll student.
Personal: Son of Lorne and Deb ... has two younger siblings, Marshal and Natalie ... favorite sports team is the Vancouver Canucks and favorite athlete is Sidney Crosby ... favorite homecooked meal is steak with béarnaise sauce ... psychology major.
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