Schuss and Ochwat named team MVPs
58 Ohio State student-athletes posted 3.7 or better GPAs in 2011-12
Game set for Saturday night in Towson
Ohio State ties for league lead
18 named Academic All-Big Ten
Ohio State Career: Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.
2011 (Freshman season): Played and started 15 games ... 18 goals to rank third on the team ... 14 assists were second and was third with 32 points ... held scoreless in first game of the year before wrapping season on 14-game point streak ... multiple goals in each of last four games ... season-high four assists and five points Feb. 12 vs. Mercer ... hat trick and assists for four points April 30 vs. Bellarmine ... 2-1-3 totals in back-to-back games vs. Air Force April 17 and Fairfield April 21 ... two goals at Denver May 3 in ECAC semifinals ... first two-goal outing was vs. North Carolina Feb. 19 ... goal and an assist March 8 vs. Lehigh and two helpers vs. Albany March 12 ... single goals vs. UMass Feb. 26, Penn State March 5, Virginia March 19 and Denver April 16 ... 23 groundballs on the year, including four vs. UVA and UNC ... an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.
McDonogh School:Four-year letterwinner and three-year starter ... earned a spot on the All-MIAA and all-metro first teams after helping lead the McDonogh Eagles to the conference semifinals ... co-captain as a senior ... one of 11 players named to the Boy's 2010 All-Tewaaraton High School Team ... 2010 Under Armour All-American ... participated in the Under Armour Lacrosse Classic in July ... led McDonogh in points his sophomore and senior seasons... 32 goals and 31 assists in 2010.
Personal:Son of Jersey and Michael ... two younger siblings Evan and Austin ... favorite singer is Wiz Khalifa... lacrosse player he would like to play with is Ryan Boyle ... majoring in business ... most interesting place visited is the Bahamas ... favorite home-cooked meal is buffalo chicken dip.
Buckeye Spotlight - Brendan Barger