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Aaron Samarin
Aaron  Samarin

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Clovis, Calif.

High School:
Buchanan H.S.

Height:
6-0

Position:
Libero

05/12/2016

Blough - Academic All-District; 11 More Named MIVA Academic All-Conference

A dozen Buckeyes earn MIVA academic award

05/12/2015

Twelve Buckeyes Named MIVA Academic All-Conference

A dozen Buckeyes own cumulative GPAs of 3.0 or better

01/25/2015

Unbeaten Home Mark Stretches to Five Matches

Unbeaten Home Mark Stretches to Five Matches

CAREER HONORS
• Academic All-Big Ten (2016, 2017)
• MIVA Academic All-Conference (2015, 2016, 2017)
• OSU Scholar-Athlete (2015, 2016, 2017)

YEAR-BY-YEAR
2016 (Sophomore)

• Played in 17 matches, serving 29 times in 24 sets
• Recorded a pair of digs against Coker (1/22)
• Dropped in an ace vs. Pfeiffer (2/ 26)
• Committed just two service errors all season

2015 (Freshman)
• Played in nine matches, making six 'starts' donning the libero jersey
• Averaged 1.56 digs per set with 39 total digs in 25 sets
• Dug a dozen balls in a four-set victory over Pfeiffer (1/25)
• Successfully handled 15 errorless service receptions against McKendree (1/3)
• Posted seven digs in back-to-back matches versus Limestone (1/16) and George Mason (1/23)

PRIOR TO OHIO STATE
• Named a High School All-American by both Volleyball Magazine and the American Volleyball Coaches Association
• Listed in the Volleyball Magazine 2014 Boys' Fab 50
• Four-time all-conference and all-valley selection, leading Buchanan High School in digs four seasons straight
• Guided the Bears to a state championship as a freshman
• Excelled in the pool, too, as an all-conference water polo player and competing in the 100-meter breast stroke for the swimming squad
• Named the Senior Athlete of the Year for Buchanan High
• Also played for the Clovis Volleyball Club and the Central Cal Club

PERSONAL
• Son of Tim and Vicki Samarin
• Has an older brother, Daniel
• Mother, Vicki, played volleyball at Liberty University
• Father, Tim, played quarterback at Fresno City College
• Uncle, Mark Stanley, played football at Liberty
• Sport industry major

2015 Match-by-Match Get Acrobat Reader

2016 Match-by-Match Get Acrobat Reader

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