James Hu

Player profile

  • Hometown Bloomfield, Mich.
  • Last School West Bloomfield
  • Year Senior
  • Weapon Foil

Junior Season (2016-2017)
Claimed third place at OSU Open … earned a 22-2 record at OSU Duals.

Sophomore Season (2015-2016)
Fenced in all competitions for the Buckeyes … went undefeated (18-0) at OSU Duals … finished in sixth place at OSU Open … led the men’s foil unit in win percentage at 88 … claimed seventh place in individual competition at Midwest Fencing Conference Championships … helped the men’s foil unit to a first place finish in team competition at MFC Championships … OSU Scholar Athlete.

Freshman Season (2014-2015)
Competed in OSU Duals and Northwestern Duals … Earned 19 wins and suffered only 3 losses … claimed 24th place at the Garret Penn State Open … OSU Scholar Athlete.

Prior to Ohio State
Competed with RFC for six years.

Personal
Son of Garrick T. Hu…father was once a nationally-ranked black belt in karate…majoring in marketing … plans to go to the 2020 Olympics then become a professional writer or go into business marketing after graduation…enjoys writing, cycling and cooking…greatest sports thrill was when his junior team made a huge upset at Nationals to make the Top 4.