Sept. 13, 2015

With the Ohio State hockey 2015-16 season nearing, get to know the Buckeyes.

Janik Möser is a sophomore defenseman from Mannheim, Germany. As a freshman, he played in 23 games for the Buckeyes and had four assists, blocking 18 shots. He represented Germany in the World Junior Championships in both 2014 and 2014 and at the 2012 and 2013 World Under-18 Championships. The economics major played for the Muskegon Lumberjacks in the USHL prior to joining the Buckeyes.

16 Questions for 2015-16 with Janik Möser
The most fun thing I did this summer was … seeing my grandma in Germany.
My all-time favorite summer memory is …camping with buddies.
This summer I visited … Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Italy.
My favorite spot in Columbus is … The Schott.
One thing I focused on this summer to prepare for the season was … strength and conditioning.
The food I would bring to a picnic is …Cinnamon Toast Crunch cereal.
The games I’m most looking forward to this season are … the Big Ten games.
One of my goals for this season is …to be a strong part of the team.
My favorite song to hear during warmups is … any kind of pump up song.
My favorite part of hockey is …setting goals at the beginning of the season and actually accomplishing them.
One summer I would like to road trip/vacation to … Portugal.
This summer, my golf game …was on point.
The class I’m looking forward to this semester is …women and gender studies.
I am excited for the 2015-16 season because … it’s going to be a great season.
My favorite sport to play in the summer is …soccer.
The best thing about being a Buckeye is … having such a big family.

The Buckeyes open the season with an exhibition game Oct. 3 (20 days away), as they host Brock in Value City Arena. The regular season begins with a home-and-home series against Bowling Green Oct. 9-10, with the opening game in Columbus.