COLUMBUS, Ohio The Ohio State’s men’s swimming and diving team excelled in the classroom during the winter quarter and had 26 members named to the Big Ten Conference Winter Academic All-Conference team.
The 26 Buckeyes were the most on one team honored by the Big Ten. Overall, the team boasted a 3.36 grade-point average (GPA) for the winter quarter and it now has a cumulative 3.31 average for the school year. The list includes seven seniors, 10 juniors and nine sophomores.
A student-athlete must be in his second academic year and have a GPA of 3.0 or better to be eligible for an Academic All-Big Ten selection.
Those honored by the Big Ten are:
|Chuck Allison||So.||Sport and Leisure Studies|
|Scott Blake||Sr.||History and Political Science|
|Jacob Busch||Sr.||Construction Systems Management|
|Alex Chen||Jr.||Aerospace Engineering|
|Duncan De Wet||Jr.||Finance|
|Joel Elber||Jr.||Exercise Science|
|Justin Farra||So.||Political Science|
|Jordan Hershberger||Sr.||Industrial Engineering|
|Ryan Jefferson||Jr.||Exercise Science|
|Mark Neiman||Jr.||Operations Management|
|Stefan Sigrist||Jr.||Political Science|
|Ryan Stoneburg||Sr.||Operations Management|
|Yannick van Heers||Sr.||Finance|