Sorensen, Evans and MSL Lakers will take on King and WLA Shamrocks
Florida Launch selects defenseman in second round
Team of young alumni will go up against current roster
2013 Buckeye co-captains both selected by Minnesota Swarm; Schuss first No. 1 pick in program history
18 named Academic All-Big Ten
Men's Lacrosse Tops Air Force in 2012 Showdown in the Shoe
Buckeyes Top Bellarmine on Senior Night, 13-2
Ohio State Career: In second year as a team captain ... voted a captain for the 2011 squad, the first true junior named a captain for the Buckeyes since 2005.
2011 (Junior season): Played in 14 games, starting against UMass Feb. 26 and at Bellarmine April 30 ... career-high five 5 goals on the season (all man-up) ... two-goal game at Denver April 16 ... goals at Penn State March 5, at Albany March 12 and vs. Fairfield April 23 ... totaled 13 groundballs, including five at Albany; also had two caused turnovers vs. the Great Danes ... seven caused turnovers, with two vs. Hobart April 9 ... team captain.
2010 (Sophomore season): Played in 13 games, starting the last 10 ... 29 groundballs, with five vs. Denver April 17 and Bellarmine May 1 ... had four groundballs at Hobart April 10 ... scored a goal vs. the Statesmen ... 10 caused turnovers, with three vs. the Pioneers and two vs. the Knights.
2009 (Freshman season): Played in all 16 games (one of three freshmen to appear in every game) ... started at Penn State March 7 ... had four goals, three assists and seven points on the year ... two-point game vs. Fairfield Feb. 28 with a goal and an assist ... scored goals vs. Robert Morris March 11, Quinnipiac March 28 and Air Force April 18 ... assist in season opener vs. Detroit Feb. 7 and vs. Bucknell Feb. 21 ... 28 shots on the year, including five April 25 vs. Notre Dame ... seven groundballs.
Fall 2009: One of 55 athletes invited to the Team Canada Selection Camp for 2010 Federation of International Lacrosse World Championship.
Summer 2008: Played for Team Canada in the 2008 ILF World Under-19 Championship ... squad finished second, falling to Team USA in the gold medal game ... earned spot on tournament's All-World team ... served as team captain for Canada.
Kenner Collegiate: Won Canadian Junior A Box Lacrosse National Minto Cup Championship in 2006 with the Lakers and served as team captain in 2007 ... played for the Under-19 Ontario champions from 2004-06 and was team captain in his final year with the squad ... won the Brogden Cup title in 2006 and was a member of the squad that won the Canadian Under-19 field championship ... two-time athlete of the year at Kenner Collegiate.
Personal: Son of Barb and Keith ... has two older brothers, Kyle and Ryan ... Kyle played in the National Lacrosse League and in Major League Lacrosse ... favorite part of the game of lacrosse is the friends he makes from the game ... lacrosse player he would most like to play with is his brother, Kyle .. one thing he can't live without is his family ... in 10 years would like to be playing box and field lacrosse and working in advertising ... lucky number is 3 because it has been his number since he was 3 years old ... dreamed of being an orthodontist when he was younger ... best food he can cook is chicken cordon bleu ... 2006 Minto Cup ring is his prized possession ... hidden talent is his swimming ability.
Buckeye Spotlight - Brendan Barger