Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics
Buckeyes won eight of nine events on third night
Ohio State swimmers win 10 events, set six meet records
Buckeyes clinch meet with victory in the 400 freestyle relay
Buckeyes set three new pool records
As a junior (2016): Had a great showing at the 2016 Big Ten Championships, finishing third in the 200 backstroke (1:54.52) and seventh in the 100 backstroke (53.45) while also competing in the 500 freestyle … Ohio State’s fastest backstroker in both events … had 21 top-three finishes as a junior, including six first place finishes: four in the 200 backstroke and two in the 200 IM
Prior to Ohio State: Backstroke and freestyle specialist ... competed for Turkey in the European and World Short Course Championships in 2012 ... made appearances in the semifinals in the 50m and 100m backstroke and finished fourth in the 400 medley and 400 free relays at the 2010 European Junior Championships in Finland ... broke a record in the 50m backstroke and took second place in the 100m backstroke at the 2010 Balkan Junior Championships in Bulgaria ... holds the Turkey record in 200m backstroke ... has earned several medals in club competitions ... placed first in several backstroke events for high school squad ... team captain junior team from 2008-2011 ... coached by Levent Camuscuoglu at the Fenerbahce Sport Club for the last nine years.
Buckeyes Roll Past Rockets, 168-64