Outstanding student-athletes will be honored at 46th annual Scholar-Athlete Dinner
The men's swimming and diving team led the way with 28 honorees
No. 13 Buckeyes travel to Bloomington, Ind., Feb. 27-March 2
Buckeyes welcome four teams to McCorkle Aquatic Pavilion this weekend
January 15-21, 2013
At a glance: Swims freestyle and butterfly events for the Buckeyes ... qualified for the 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials in the 100 freestyle.
As a sophomore (2013): Competed in the 100 freestyle, 200 freestyle and 50 freestyle events at the Big Ten championships ... captured a win in the 100 freestyle at a home meet vs. Denison ... dropped four personal-best times at the Ohio State Invitational: 50 backstroke (23.23), 100 freestyle (44.63), 100 backstroke (48.67) and 200 freestyle (1:37.71) ... received Academic All-Big Ten and OSU Scholar-Athlete recognition.
As a freshman (2012): Opened career at a meet vs. Kenyon, competing in the 50 freestyle, 100 butterfly and 100 freestyle events ... set a personal-best time at the Ohio State Invitational in the 200 freestyle (1:38.96) ... earned Ohio State Scholar-Athlete recognition.
Background: Michael attended Strongsville high school ... an Ohio state champion in the 50 and 100 freestyle ... seven-time All-America recipient ... plays guitar and viola ... will study Bio-Medical engineering at Ohio State, and plans to attend medical school after graduation.
26 Buckeyes Named Academic All-Big Ten