Buckeyes earn fourth consecutive Big Ten win
Ohio State improves to 4-1 on the season
Goree geared up for second season
Five freshmen and two transfers make up highly-touted 2014 class
2015 (Sophomore Season): Started the season opener at Wyoming (8/28) and played in all but one match ... tallied a season-best 11 digs in a win over No. 14 Florida State (9/5) ... notched five more digs in 11 contests ... also served as a primary passer, handling 231 service receptions while committing just nine errors (.961) ... added in seven assists and five service aces as well ... earned Academic All-Big Ten and OSU Scholar-Athlete honors.
2014 (Freshman Season): Saw action in 20 matches, including the opening round of the NCAA Tournament vs. Lipscomb (12/5) ... tallied 21 digs, two assists, a service ace and successfully handled 40 service receptions on the season ... picked up six digs in two sets played against Ohio (9/13) ... aided in a four-set victory over Illinois State (8/30) with six digs and an ace ... an OSU Scholar-Athlete.
Prior to Ohio State: Four-time all-conference selection, including first team honors the last three seasons ... earned All-Northeast Indiana honors three times ... named the 2013 Whitley County Female Athlete of the Year ... led Columbia City High in aces all four years ... racked up 56 digs in a sectional match in 2011 ... also lettered in basketball and track & field ... advanced to the Indiana state championship in the 100-meter hurdles and long jump ... played club ball for the Fort Wayne Volleyball Club.
Personal: Daughter of James and Velma Goree ... majoring in sport industry.
#OSUWVBtribe Embarks on 2016 Journey