Matt Galioto
Matt  Galioto


Kings Park, N.Y.

High School:
Kings Park

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 180



B1G Tournament Final

B1G Tournament Final

Ohio State Career: 2015 (Freshman Season): Did not see game action.

Prior to Ohio State: Four-year letterwinner for the Kingsmen ... earned team’s Unsung Hero award as a senior in 2014 after finishing among the best in New York state in faceoff winning percentage ... played for Recon club team ... also played hockey, winning state championship in 2010 and 2012, finishing first at nationals in 2012 and third at nationals in 2010 ... member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Son of Matt and Christine ... has two younger brothers, Nick and James ... enjoys being active and playing sports, watching sports and working out ... father played hockey at Pace University and was a four-year starter at goalie.

Galioto on why he became a Buckeye:
"I chose Ohio State because of the resources it offers for me to become the successful adult I would like to be. I know the environment I will be in and the people I will be surrounded by will help me become an amazing person and I can't wait to leave my legacy as a Buckeye."