Catherine McNutt
Catherine  McNutt


Beavercreek, Ohio

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Five Buckeyes Earn CRCA All-Region Honors

Twenty-two athletes names CRCA Scholar-Athletes


First Varsity Eight Wins Title, Buckeyes Finish Second Overall

Ohio State becomes first team in NCAA history to win three-consecutive 1V8 championships


No. 2 Ohio State Advances All Crews to NCAA Grand Finals

2V8 wins semifinal heat; 1V8 and 1V4 collect runner-up finishes


No. 2 Buckeyes Place All Three Crews in NCAA A/B Semifinals

1V8 and 2V8 win first-round heats, 1V4 collects runner-up finish


Big Ten Champs! Buckeyes Win Fourth Consecutive Conference Title

1V8, 2V8, 1V4 and 3V4 earn gold medals


2016 NCAA Championships

Photos by Noah Dutton


2016 Big Ten Championships

Photos by Trevor Ruszkowski


2015 B1G Rowing Championships

Photos by Walt Middleton Photography

2017 (Junior)
Academic All-Big Ten, Ohio State Scholar-Athlete
Rowed as a member of the Second Varsity Eight or First Varsity Four all season… earned second with SV8 at the Big Ten Championships with a time of 6:16.73 to help the Buckeyes secure their fifth-straight conference title...finished fourth in 2V8 in the NCAA Championships with a time of 6:58.16...defeated Harvard at Belleville Lake in 2V8 with a time of 6:38.79...handed No. 1 California’s 2V8 boat their first loss of the year with a time of 6:25.55...closed out the PAC-12 challenge with a win over No. 10 Stanford at 2V8 with a time of 6:29.55...earned wins over No. 13 Iowa and No. 18 Indiana at Lake Lemon in Bloomington, Indiana at the 1V4 position...defeated No. 20 Duke and Notre Dame on April 15 with a time of 7:10.7 at the 1V4 position...went 12-0 for 1V4 at the Clemson Invite, beating six teams (two ranked) the first day and then winning gold at the finals the next day with a time of 7:18.5.

Athletic Accolades
Two-time Big Ten champion (1V4, 1N8)

Academic Achievements
CRCA National Scholar-Athlete

Academic All-Big Ten
Ohio State Scholar-Athlete

2016 (Sophomore)
Won gold with the First Varsity Four at the Big Ten Championships with a time of 7:10.36 to help Ohio State secure its fourth-consecutive Big Ten title … member of the 1V4 that placed fifth at the NCAA Championships with a time of 7:15.09 … helped First Varsity Four clock fastest time of the year at Griggs Reservoir with a 7:07.0 to defeat No. 16 Syracuse and Michigan State … aided the 1V4 in going 14-2 at the two-day Clemson Invite including a win over No. 20 Louisville with a time of 7:50.2 … member of 1V4 that swept a pair of races over No. 10 Michigan with times of 7:42.9 and 8:33.2 in Princeton, N.J. … registerd a win over Clemson with the 1V4 at Griggs Reservoir with a readout of 7:16.2 … rowed with the 1V4 at the season-opening regatta and picked up a win over No. 11 Princeton with a time of 8:10.0.

2015 (Freshman)
Rowed as a member of the First Novice Eight in every race of the season... opened the season with a win over Notre Dame at the Big Ten/ACC Double Dual March 28 in a time of 6:44.04 ... captured first place over the Clemson Third Varsity Eight at the Big Ten/ACC Challenge in Charlottesville, Va., April 4 … claimed a win over Minnesota at the Big Ten Double Dual on Griggs Reservoir April 11 in a time of 6:19.37  … won two of three races over two days at the Clemson Invitational in Clemson, S.C., April 18-19 … opened the competition with a runner-up finish behind Virginia in a combined 3V8/1N8 race with a time of 6:50.9 before posting a first-place time of 6:46.3 in the second race of the day, three seconds faster than Syracuse; closed the two-day regatta with a neck-and-neck battle against Michigan State in a combined 3V8/1N8 contest, beating the Spartans in a photo finish (6:43.0-6:43.3) … defeated Michigan State by three seconds (6:48.3-6:51.00) in the regular season finale at Griggs Reservoir April 25 … earned a narrow victory over No.1-seed Wisconsin at the Big Ten championships in a time of 7:10.29, claiming Ohio State's third 1V8 conference title in four seasons ... Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.