Most of any swimming/diving team in the Big Ten
Buckeyes dominate with top times, scores in each event
Buckeyes take first place in 10 events
Buckeyes return to action in two weeks for annual Ohio State Invitational
No. 13 Buckeyes travel to Bloomington, Ind., Feb. 27-March 2
At a glance: Adds depth to the Buckeye roster in individual medley, backstroke and butterfly events.
As a freshman (2013): Earned a trip to the 2013 Big Ten Championships in Minneapolis, Minn., competing in the 200 backstroke, 200 individual medley and 400 individual medley ... posted personal-best times in the 200 individual medley (1:48.67) and 400 individual medley (3:52.20) at the conference meet ... ranked third on the Buckeye depth chart in the 400 individual medley and fifth in the 200 individual medley ... earned Ohio State Scholar-Athlete recognition.
Background: A three-time All-Ohio honoree ... finished first at the YMCA Long Course National Championships in the 200 individual medley event (2012) ... earned USA Swimming Scholastic All-America recognition ... recognized as the most valuable swimmer for the Lancaster High School swim team three-consecutive years ... won a total of eight Capital Conference championships ... academically, DePietro was a Lancaster scholar-athlete award winner ... plans to major in molecular genetics and one day attend medical school ... son of James and Jennifer DePietro ... has two siblings, Meghan and Ryan.