Nate Kohl
Nate  Kohl


Hilliard Darby

High School:
Hilliard, Ohio

Last College:

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 185



Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics


Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics

Career Honors

  • Big Ten Preseason Honors List (2017)
  • Co-MVP (2016)
  • Second Team All-Big Ten (2016)
  • Nike Classic All-Tournament Team (2016)
  • Two-time Academic All-Big Ten (2016-17)
  • Second Team All-Ohio (2016)
  • Two-time Academic All-Ohio (2016-17)
2017 (Senior Season)
Started in all 19 matches … Big Ten Preseason Honors List … Academic All-Ohio … Academic All-Big Ten … third on the team with seven points on two goals and three assists … second on the team with 29 shots and 13 on target … scored first goal of the season in 3-0 win over Penn State (Sept. 12) … collected four shots with two on target in back-to-back matches at Rutgers (Sept. 17) and against Bowling Green (Sept. 22) … assists on both goals in the 2-2 double overtime draw vs. Detroit Mercy (Sept. 26) … had the assist in the road loss at Michigan State (Oct. 1) … played in all 90 minutes in the 1-0 home loss vs. Maryland (Oct. 6) … scored a goal in the 2-1 home loss vs. Syracuse (Oct. 18) … played in 72 minutes with two shots recorded in the 2-1 upset win at Michigan State in the B1G quarterfinals (Nov. 5) … recorded 79 minutes in the B1G semifinals vs. No. 1 Indiana (Nov. 10).

2016 (Junior Season)
Second Team All-Big Ten … Nike Classic All-Tournament Team … started in 16 matches with 17 appearances … led the team with 14 points on six goals and two assists … team-high 33 shots with 18 on target for .545 sog% … made Buckeye debut at Portland (Sept. 2) … recorded first collegiate goal vs. Oregon State (Sep. 5) … had a season-high 100 minutes at Oregon State (Sept. 5) … three points on one goal and one assist vs. Valparaiso (Sept. 21) … had three shots with one target at Bowling Green (Sept. 24) … played in 80 minutes vs. Michigan State (Oct. 2) … tied his season-high with four shots, including two on target in 90 minutes at No. 1 Maryland (Oct. 7) … scored fourth goal of the season in win over Oakland (Oct. 11) … tied his season-high with one goal and one assist in double OT draw vs. No. 7 Indiana (Oct. 15) … recorded a shot on goal at No. 4 Louisville (Oct. 18) … scored first career game-wininng goal with 23 seconds remaining in double overtime against former team Michigan (Oct. 21) … goal vs. the Wolverines made SportsCenter Top 10 Plays of the Night … had two shots on goal in B1G quarterfinals at Wisconsin (Nov. 5) ... Academic All-Big Ten. 

2015 (Sophomore Season)
Had to sit out due to transfer rules.

Prior to Ohio State
Transfer from Michigan where he played his freshman year ... prior to his time in Ann Arbor, Kohl was ranked as the No. 44 player in the IMG Academy 150, No. 16 forward and No. 3 player in the Great Lakes Region by TopDrawerSoccer.com … hailed as the No. 23 player in the country by CollegeSoccerNews.com and competed for the US National Team in Panama as a member of the U17 squad … scored his first international goal vs. Trinidad and Tobago and won Generation adidas Tournament Golden Boot Award … spent five seasons with Columbus Crew Academy (2009-2014).

2014 (Freshman Season at Michigan)
Made 12 appearances on the year in a reserve role at Michigan … made collegiate debut against Bowling Green in a reserve role (Sept. 16) … took a shot in the Big Ten Tournament against Ohio State (Nov. 9) and played a season-high 52 minutes .. had a shot against Ohio State (Nov. 5) … fired two shots in the 3-2 win over Michigan State (Nov. 2) … took one shot against Notre Dame (Oct. 7).

Son of Keith and Maria Kohl … brother, Cameron plays football at Ohio Dominican … education major … would like to become a high school teach or athletic director after graduation … enjoys hanging out with friends and playing sports … greatest sports thrill was winning the Generation Adidas Golden boot.