Molly Hazelbaker
Molly  Hazelbaker


Cincinnati, Ohio

High School:
Turpin High School

Freestyle, Backstroke

At a glance: Ranked as the fourth top recruit in the state of Ohio by ... will specialize in backstroke and freestyle events for the Buckeyes.

Background: Molly is a state champion in the 500 freestyle (2010) ... earned all-league, all-city and all-state recognition while at Turpin High School ... also competed with the Anderson Barracudas (2002-12) and Northern Kentucky Clippers (2010-12) ... a two-time high school most valuable swimmer ... won district championships all four years at Turpin ... finished in the Top 3 at YMCA Nationals ... dropped two individual records at Turpin - 200 and 500 freestyle ... enjoys listening to music, boating, painting and being with friends in her spare time ... plans to attend graduate school and travel in the future ... was a peer counselor for elementary students while in high school ... daughter of Robert and Kim Hazelbaker ... has an older sibling, Kelly.