A dozen Buckeyes own cumulative GPAs of 3.0 or better
Two sophomores and a junior join Buckeye squad
2015 (Sophomore Season): Made his Buckeye debut versus Limestone (1/16) ... earned MIVA Academic All-Conference and OSU Scholar-Athlete honors.
2014 (Freshman Season; at Pacific): Played in 20 matches and 47 sets for the Tigers ... totaled 35 kills, 33 digs, 20 blocks (1s, 19a) and three aces on the season ... put away five kills in a pair of three-set matches at UC Santa Barbara (Jan. 17) and California Baptist (Jan. 23) ... season-high six digs also came against California Baptist (2.00/set) ... racked up eight points versus BYU (Feb. 14), bouncing four kills, two aces and getting in on four block assists.
Prior to Pacific: Two-time First Team All-League selection at Amador Valley High School ... named MVP as a senior ... also earned Second Team All-East Bay Athletic League honors as a sophomore for coach Aaron Harper's Dons.
Personal: Son of Tom and Joan Genn ... has two older brothers, Sean and Mike ... a marketing major.