Buckeyes post 14 Top 3 finishes throughout two sessions
Buckeyes will face five ranked teams at regatta
Buckeyes sweep varsity races against No. 13 Michigan, Michigan State and Indiana
Buckeyes will race Michigan and Michigan State at Belleville Lake
Buckeyes sweep Tennessee and Notre Dame in varsity competition
2013 (Sophomore Season): Rowed as a member of both the Second Varsity Four and Third Varsity Four throughout the season ... opened the season with the Third Varsity Four at the OSU Invitational April 6, placing second to Michigan (8:13.44-8:23.02) during the first session and claiming first (8:29.60) over Michigan and Notre Dame in the second session ... captured a first-place finish (7:43.8) at the Big Ten Duals April 13 in Ann Arbor, Mich., defeating Michigan and Indiana ... placed second with the Second Varsity Four to No. 3 Virginia (7:44.8) but ahead of Louisville and Oklahoma in the first session of the Clemson Invitational at Lake Hartwell in Clemson, S.C. ... placed first (7:26.7) over Texas, Clemson and Penn during the second session ... earned a third-place finish (8:06.50) behind the First Varsity Four (7:54.47) and Third Varsity Four (8:05.69) but ahead of No. 8 Harvard-Radcliffe (8:08.57) at Griggs Reservoir May 4 ... captured a bronze medal after finishing third (7:39.88) behind Michigan and Wisconsin at the 2013 Big Ten Championships.
2012 (Freshman Season): Started the season with the Second Novice Eight ... finished second against Notre Dame, finishing behind OSU's Third Varsity Eight in 7:22.29 at Griggs Reservoir on March 24 ... earned first career Buckeye victories with wins over No. 11 Michigan State and No. 9 Michigan in the morning session at Griggs Reservoir on March 31 with a time of 7:04.87 ... defeated No. 11 Michigan State (7:08.25-7:32.07) for a second time during the afternoon session ... crossed the line in 7:08.25 to defeat Wisconsin in the morning session and in 7:34.3 to defeat Minnesota in the afternoon session April 7 in Bloomington, Ind. ... swept the competition in both sessions at Ann Arbor, Mich., on April 14 defeating Michigan and Oklahoma twice with times of 7:18.31 and 7:26.07, respectively ... tallied wins against No. 19 Clemson (7:48.81-8:05.30) and No. 2 Virginia (7:18.10-7:23.27) with the First Novice Eight at Griggs Reservoir on April 28 ... won a Big Ten Title with the First Novice Eight in Indianapolis on May 13, crossing the line in 6:40.677.
Prior to Ohio State: Four-year member of Hopewell-Loudon cross country and softball teams (2007-10)
Personal: Daughter of Robert and Jane ... has two brothers, John and Paul ... plans to travel after completion of undergraduate studies ... enjoys snowboarding, reading, traveling and running.
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