Peanut Johnson named Ohio State Rookie of the Year
Ohio State had had at least 10 selections for seven-consecutive years
Danica Deckard selected to first team
Ohio State concludes 2012 season with 10-9 overall record
Pastor-Pitarque named first team All-Big Ten selection
Ohio State Career Honors:2010 Big Ten Freshman of the Year ... first team All-West Region (2011) ... first team All-Big Ten selection (2010) ... second team All-Big Ten (2011) ... 2011 All-Big Ten Tournament team selection ... named to both the 2010 Big Ten All-Tournament and 2010 NCAA All-Tournament teams ... second team NFHCA All-West Region honoree (2010) ... named Big Ten Freshman of the Week twice in 2010 (Oct. 4 and Oct. 25) ... 2010 OSU Freshman of the Year ... two-time NFHCA National Academic selection (2010 and 2011) ... 2011 Academic All-Big Ten ... two-time OSU Scholar-Athlete (2010 and 2011).
2011 (Sophomore Season): Started all 21 games at midfield for the Buckeyes ... collected 10 points on three goals and four assists ... had three multi-point performances this season against Richmond (Sept. 3), Kent State (Sept. 18) and Indiana (Sept. 30) ... notched first assist of the year vs. Ohio (Aug. 31) and first goal of 2011 against Richmond (Sep. 18) ... led the Buckeyes to a 2-1 overtime victory at Richmond (Sept. 3) after tying the game with 26 seconds left in regulation to force overtime before notching the gamewinning stroke goal on the team's ninth attempt in Harrisonburg, Va. ... had a season-high nine shots vs. the Spiders, including five on goal ... recorded an assist in the Big Ten Tournament in a Buckeye win over Michigan State (Nov. 3) ... had 22 shots on goal.
2010 (Freshman Season): Played at forward during the Buckeyes run to the 2010 NCAA Final Four ... saw action in all 23 games for the Scarlet and Gray, including 22 starts ... collected nine goals and eight assists for 26 points, which was fifth best on the team ... helped the team advance to the NCAA quarterfinals after tallying both goals in the 2-1 overtime victory vs. Albany (Nov. 13) , including the gamewinner in overtime in State College, Pa. ... totaled five points in the two overtime NCAA victories vs. Albany and Syracuse ... collected an assist in the 3-2 overtime victory vs. Syracuse (Nov. 14) in the NCAA quarterfinals ... collected first career assist against Kent State (Sept. 5) at Buckeye Varsity Field ... claimed two three-point performances ... posted a nine-game point streak (Sept. 24-Oct.27) to combine for 17 total points ... scored first-career goal against Northwestern (Sept. 24) ... notched a season-high three points vs. Robert Morris (Sept. 29) ... posted 10 points in five conference games with four goals and two assists ... collected first Big Ten Freshman of the Week (Oct.4) laurel after collecting four points in the two wins vs. Robert Morris and Indiana ... guided the Buckeyes to home victories against Michigan State (Oct. 15) and Penn State (Oct. 17), claiming four points with two goals ... posted three-point game at Michigan with a goal and an assist in the 2-1 win in Ann Arbor (Oct. 22) to earn her second Big Ten Freshman of the Week honor (Oct. 25) ... scored a goal in the semifinal 2-0 victory vs. Michigan State (Nov. 5).
Prior to Ohio State: Member of the Spanish Youth National team, helping Spain to four Top 5 finishes at European Championships at the Under-16 and Under 21 level ... at the Spanish Independent States Championships, she played for the first-place U-16 and U-21 Catalan teams ... quick, smart player with great ball handling skills.
Personal: Daughter of Angel Augustin and Maria Jose Pastor Pitarque ... will reunite with former club teammate Berta Queralt ... started playing field hockey at age 5 ... would like to continue playing field hockey after graduation ... enjoys shopping and going out with friends ... fan of the FC Barcelona soccer club ... picks New York City as the most interesting place she has visited.
No. 25 Buckeyes Pick Up First Big Ten Win