Ohio State improves to 17-2 overall and 6-1 in conference action
Sophomore southpaw is ready to roll in 2015
Five freshmen and two transfers make up highly-touted 2014 class
2015 (Sophomore Season): Competed in 22 matches and posted 29 kills, 11 blocks and six digs ... bounced a half dozen kills in three different matches, including a 6-0-10 (.600) effort vs. No. 13 Arizona (9/12) ... responsible for 7.5 points at Michigan State (10/21), pairing her six kills with three block assists ... put forth seven points in victory over No. 18 Purdue (10/16) by way of six kills and two block assists ... earned Academic All-Big Ten and OSU Scholar-Athlete honors.
2014 (Freshman Season): Played in 14 matches, including first career start vs. Ohio (9/13) ... posted six kills, four blocks and three digs on the season ... threw up four block assists in two sets played against Florida Gulf Coast (9/5) ... terminated three kills in start versus Ohio ... put away her lone attack attempt of Ohio State's win over UAB (9/19).
Prior to Ohio State: A First Team All-Ohio selection and Prep Volleyball Senior Ace (#69) ... was also recognized as top-100 Junior by Prep Volleyball in 2012 ... named to the Ohio All-District 15 squad all four seasons of high school, twice as a First Teamer (2012-13) and twice as an honorable mention (2010-11) ... three-time Scholar-Athlete Award winner ... played club ball for the Cincy Classics (2013) and the Kingdom Volleyball Club (2012) ... also lettered in basketball and track & field for Springboro High.
Personal: Daughter of Cindy and George Wenz ... father, George, was a pitcher for the Niagara University baseball team and his 2.86 ERA in 1986 ranks as the fourth best in school history ... has two brothers, Andrew and Alex.
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