Outstanding student-athletes will be honored at 46th annual Scholar-Athlete Dinner
The men's swimming and diving team led the way with 28 honorees
A total of 14 individuals will represent Ohio State in event finals on Friday
No. 20 Buckeyes travel to Minneapolis, Minn., Feb. 20-23 at 2013 Big Ten championships
Buckeyes welcome members from eight teams to McCorkle Aquatic Pavilion this weekend
At a glance: Transfered to Ohio State from the University of Kentucky prior to her junior season ... specializes in breaststroke, freestyle and individual medley events ... qualified for the 2012 U.S. Olympic Team Trials in the 400 individual medley and 400 freestyle events.
As a junior (2012): Competed in three events at the 2012 Big Ten Championships - 1650 freestyle, 400 individual medley and 500 freestyle ... recorded personal best times in the 400 individual medley (2:02.42) and 500 freestyle (4:45.56) at Big Tens ... opened Buckeye career at a home meet vs. Kenyon.
Background: Kelly is a transfer from the University of Kentucky ... 2009 All-American and all-academic competitor ... her top times are: 2:02.42 in the 200 IM; 4:18.14 in the 400 IM; and 2:18.57 in the 200 breast ... a Senior Nationals qualifier, she was a four-year all-Ohio and all-district swimmer at Bowling Green High ... she was a member of the National Honor Society ... she also ran cross country as a freshman ... Kelly is the daughter of Jeanne and Phil Titus ... she has three siblings: Ben, Christy and Shannon.
Liz Li: Big Ten Medal of Honor Finalist