Squad celebrates outstanding 2013 campaign, kicks off 2014
Teams to meet at 3 p.m. in Ohio Stadium
Buckeyes close out regular-season road schedule at 2 p.m. ET vs. Falcons
Schuss sets program goal-scoring record with 10-point day
Squads set to meet Saturday in The Battle at the Big House
Ohio State Career: A three-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete honoree and two-time Academic All-Big Ten selection.
2012 (Junior season): Played in five games, scoring vs. Air Force April 21 and at Mercer Feb. 11 ... also played vs. Detroit Feb. 9, Bellarmine March 2 and at Fairfield April 28 ... an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-Big Ten selection.
2011 (Sophomore season): Saw action in three games: vs. Mercer Feb. 12, at Air Force April 17 and at Bellarmine April 30 ... hat trick against Mercer for first career goals and points ... groundball against Mercer ... named an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-Big Ten.
2010 (Freshman season): Played vs. Detroit Feb. 27, taking one shot ... earned Ohio State Scholar-Athlete accolades.
Worthington Kilbourne High School: A first team All-MSLAC, All-OCC and All-Ohio choice as a senior ... All-American ... served as team captain and was named team's Most Valuable Offensive Player ... member of state championship team in 2009; squad also won the OCC title and was the MSLCA tournament runner-up ... as a junior earned second team All-MSLCA honors, named first team all-region and second team All-Ohio ... had 58 goals, 48 assists and 106 points as a senior ... 99 career goals, along with 72 assists and 181 groundballs ... broke school's individual single-game scoring record with nine goals against Dublin Jerome in 2009 ... a WKHS Scholar-Athlete and participated in elementary school tutoring/mentoring program.
Personal: Son of Mike and Kate ... has an older sister, Megan ... father played college lacrosse, along with football and baseball, at Wooster ... enjoys watching television and playing video games, tennis and golf ... says about his favorite part of the game of lacrosse "It's an escape. All the problems you have go away right when you step on the field." ... would most like to play with Kyle Harrison ... superhero quality he would want is super strength ... lucky number is 6 because it was his father's number and he has always chosen it ... favorite game to play as a kid was any game where he could run around ... dream vacation is to Australia ... prized possession is a piece of net cut from one of the goals used during the Ohio Division I final his senior year ... greatest risk taken was deciding to keep playing lacrosse after being diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes.
Career Single-Game Highs (through 2012)
Goals - 3 (Feb. 12, 2011 vs. Mercer)
Points - 3 (Feb. 12, 2011 vs. Mercer)
Shots - 4 (Feb. 12, 2011 vs. Mercer)
GBs - 1 (Feb. 12, 2011 vs. Mercer)
CTs - 1 (Feb. 11, 2012 at Mercer)
Buckeye Spotlight - Brendan Barger