Buckeyes won eight of nine events on third night
Ohio State swimmers upholding the "Pay it Forward" tradition
Norris, Cater, Schmidtke, Luchansky swim to 13th place finish
Big Ten champion Ashley Vance returns to the pool with eight other Buckeyes at NCAAs
Senior Alex Norris invited for the fourth consecutive year
At a glance: Arrived at Ohio Stateas the fourth top recruit in the state of Connecticut by CollegeSwimming.com ... specializes in freestyle and butterfly events.
As a freshman (2013): Competed at the Big Ten championships in three events - 100 freestyle, 200 freestyle and 200 individual medley ... dropped a personal-best time of 1:48.45 at the conference meet in the 200 freestyle ... touched in 2:02.89 at Big Tens in the 200 individual medley,another personal best ... posted the third-fastest 200 freestyle time for the Buckeyes (1:48.45).
Background: Captained high school team at St. Joseph's ... earned All-FCIAC and all-state recognition ... also captained club team, the Wilton YMCA Wahoos ... would like to attend graduate school and travel in the future ... enjoys hanging out with friends and family ... daughter of James and Margaret Luchansky ... has two older siblings, Kevin and Emily.