Michael Dichlian
Michael  Dichlian

RS Junior

Copley, Ohio

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 175


Career Highlights

  • Academic All-Big Ten (2017) 

2017 (Redshirt Junior Season)
Made 13 appearances with two starts for 459 minutes … helped the OSU defense to eight shutouts, holding opponents to 1.37 goals per game … played 61 minutes vs. FIU (Aug. 27) … tallied 39 minutes of action in B1G opening win vs. Northwestern (Sept. 8) … made first start of the season in B1G quarterfinals and played all 90 minutes in the 2-1 upset win over Michigan State (Nov. 5) … saw 67 minutes of action in B1G semifinals vs. No. 1 Indiana (Nov. 10) … Academic All-Big Ten.

2016 (Redshirt Sophomore Season)
Made nine appearances with three starts in the OSU backfield … made Buckeye debut at Portland (Sept. 2) … 26 minutes vs. Penn State (Sep. 13) … saw 25 minutes on the field vs. Michigan State (Oct. 2) … made first start as a Buckeye with 84 minutes in win over Oakland (Oct. 11) … made second start vs. No. 7 Indiana, playing in a season-high 110 minutes in double OT draw in Columbus (Oct. 15) … competed in all 90 minutes at No. 4 Louisville (Oct. 18) … played in 26 minutes vs. Akron (Oct. 26). 

Prior to Ohio State
Played in 14 games a freshman, starting in 10 and helped the CSU defense to three shutouts … All-American and All-State selection in 2013 at Copley High School … two-time captain and all-conference honoree in 2012 and 2013 … played for Cleveland United from 2011-13 and was state runner-up … was with CSA Impact in 2014 and a state and regional winner as well as a national qualifier.

Son of Susan and Patrick Dichlian … has one sibling, Michelle … business major … would like to open his own business or work for a well-established company after graduation … enjoys soccer, fishing, camping, hiking, working out and spending time with family and friends … lists greatest sports thrill advancing high school team past Medina in district final game on PKs during run to state semifinals.