Hanna Gottschalk
Hanna  Gottschalk


Cincinnati, Ohio

High School:
Cincinnati Country Day




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

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)
Rowed as a member of the Second Varsity Eight and First Varsity Four … member of the First Varsity Four that placed fifth at the NCAA Championships … won gold with the 1V4 at the Big Ten Championships with a time of 7:10.36 to help Ohio State secure its fourth-consecutive conference title … rowed with the 2V8 to defeat No. 16 Syracuse and Michigan State with a season-best time of 6:18.5 … helped Second Varsity Eight go 17-0 at the Clemson Invite over a three-race stretch … split races with No. 10 Michigan on the 2V8 in Princeton, N.J., with times of 6:52.0 and 7:37.4 … rowed with Second Varsity Eight at the Griggs Reservoir to knock off Clemson with a time of 6:33.1 … rowed with the First Varsity Four at the season-opening regatta and knocked off No. 11 Princeton with a time of 8:16.2.

2015 (Freshman)
Rowed with the First Novice Eight … opened the season with a win (6:44.04) over Notre Dame at the Big Ten/ACC Double Dual on Griggs Reservoir in Columbus March 28...  claimed a win (6:19.37) over Minnesota at the Big Ten Double Dual on Griggs Reservoir April 11 … won two of three races over two days at the Clemson Invitational in Clemson, S.C., April 18-19; opened the morning session with runner-up finish behind Virginia in a combined 3V8/1N8 race and began the evening with a first-place time of 6:46.3, 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 (6:58.3-6:51.00) in the regular-season finale at Griggs Reservoir April 25 … earned a narrow victory over No.1-seed Wisconsin at the Big Ten championships with a time of 7:10.29, claiming Ohio State's third 1N8 Big Ten title in the last four years ... Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.

Prior to Ohio State
Attended Cincinnati Country Day High School … four-year member of the soccer, swimming and rowing teams.

Daughter of Lynn Gottschalk … majoring in health sciences … enjoys cooking, hanging out with family and friends and watching movies … plans to attend dental school and become an orthodontist after graduation … lists greatest sports thrill as winning a Big Ten championship.