Senior communications major graduated in early May
Top senior student-athletes honored with postgraduate scholarships
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
Male and female Medal of Honor winners to be announced Monday
Ohio State Career Honors- Three-time NCAA championships qualifier ... 2011 and 2012 Team Captain ... Harris Open Champion (Ashland, Ohio) ... NWCA All-Academic Team recipient (2010-12) ... three-time Big Ten Distinguished Scholar ... three-time Academic All-Big Ten honoree ... four-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.
2011-12 (Redshirt Junior Season)- Qualified for NCAA championships but could not compete because of injury ... finished eighth at Big Ten championships (March 3-4) ... 67-39 in career; 19-5 overall; 10-1 in dual action; 3-0 in Big Ten ... missed five matches because of injury ... runner-up in Eastern Michigan Open (Nov. 5) ... wrestled in four overtime matches and went 3-1 ... downed No. 10 Jake Swartz of Boise State in NWCA/Cliff Keen National Duals (Feb. 12) ... NWCA All-Academic Team recipient ... Big Ten Distinguished Scholar ... Academic All-Big Ten ... Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.
2010-11 (Redshirt Sophomore Season)- As seventh seed, finished fourth at Big Ten championships (March 5-6); in all went 4-2 at conference championships, including win over No. 5 seed Tony Dallago of Illinois, 9-3 ... began season at 197 pounds before dropping to 184 pounds at Cliff Keen/NWCA National Wrestling Duals (Jan. 8-9) ... after moving down weight class, faced four Top 20 wrestlers, including No. 4 Steve Bosak of Cornell at National Duals ... scored 7-4 win vs. Shawn Fendone to help lift Ohio State to 31-14 win (Dec. 12) over Edinboro ... concluded season with 1-2 record at NCAA championships (March 17-19) ... NWCA All-Academic Team recipient ... Big Ten Distinguished Scholar ... Academic All-Big Ten ... Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.
2009-10 (Redshirt Freshman Season)- Completed first full year of competition with 19-17 overall record, including 11-8 dual mark and 4-4 ledger in Big Ten ... finished eighth at Big Ten championships (March 6-7) ... earned bid to NCAA championships in Omaha, Neb., and went 2-2, recording 15-0 technical fall over Parker Burns of Campbell in 4:49 and beating Micah Burak of Penn, 3-1 ... recorded first-career Big Ten win against Penn State's David Crowell (Jan. 24) ... recorded 22-second pin against Cleveland State's Gahad Suleiman at Buckeye Duals in St. John Arena (Nov. 22) ... NWCA All-Academic Team member ... Big Ten Distinguished Scholar ... Academic All-Big Ten recipient ... Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.
2008-09 (Freshman Season)- Harris Open (Ashland, Ohio) Champion at 174 pounds (Nov. 15) ... finished season with 16-4 record ... Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.
Prior to Ohio State- Three-time Ohio High School State champion in 2008 (189 pounds), 2007 (171 pounds) and 2006 (171 pounds) ... impressed mark upon Oak Harbor with 157 wins (17 losses) and 96 falls ... instrumental in guiding Rockets to back-to-back Sandusky Bay Conference titles in 2007 and 2008 ... Oak Harbor was 2007 and 2008 runner-up and third-place finishers, respectively, in Division II state championships ... granted 2007-08 team captaincy ... won fourth-consecutive SBC League championship in 2008 ... winner of 2008 Oak Harbor Tournament and Dave Schultz High School Excellence Award ... four-time Academic All-Ohio recipient and Oak Harbor Scholar-Athlete.
Personal - Son of Gene and Sheri ... has one brother, Michael ... would like to become a teacher and wrestling coach following undergraduate studies ... lists greatest sports thrill as winning third state title after his two best friends won state titles.
C.J. Magrum Career Statistics
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