The No. 4 seed Buckeyes take on No. 5 seed Grand Canyon in St. John Arena
April 9-15. 2013
The Buckeyes honored its eight seniors prior to the match
Ohio State takes on the Hawks in a pair of MIVA matches at St. John Arena
Ohio State travels to MIVA leader Lewis Thursday; second place Loyola-Chicago Saturday
2012 (Junior Season): Played in 28 matches ... 66 digs on the season ... career-best nine digs on two occasions - at IPFW (2/10) and Saint Francis (3/2) ... MIVA Academic All-Conference ... Ohio State Scholar-Athlete ... Academic All-Big Ten.
2011 (Sophomore Season): NCAA Champions ... played in 26 matches ... finished with 11 digs on the season ... MIVA Academic All-Conference ... Ohio State Scholar-Athlete ... Academic All-Big Ten.
2010 (Freshman Season): Played in 22 matches ... totaled six digs on the year ... had a pair of two-dig performances - at IPFW (3/6) and vs. Loyola (5/1) ... Ohio State Scholar-Athlete ... Big Ten Distinguished Scholar ... MIVA Academic All-Conference.
St. Xavier High School: A three-year setter for coach Bill Ferris ... team was Greater Catholic League champions in 2009 and were regional champions and state runner-up in 2008 ... All-GCL first team, all-region and all-state ... GCL Player of the Year and was named the region and state player of the year ... National Honor Society and National Foreign Language Honor Society.
Cincinnati Attack Club: Coached by Jamie Lovell.
Personal: Son of Larry and Susan Kues ... has two brothers, Matthew and Brian ... Brian was a member of the Ohio State men's volleyball team ... enjoys raquetball, tennis and college basketball ... majoring in exercise science education.