It was a time of uncertainty after tournaments, championships, and team events were canceled due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19).
Recently, the NCAA DI Council granted a waiver allowing additional eligibility for spring sport student-athletes whose seasons were impacted.
This page is devoted to celebrate the careers of our winter and spring senior student-athletes who did not have the opportunity to complete their seasons and are taking the next step in their careers and to highlight spring seniors who have gained another year of eligibility for spring 2021.
We hope you will enjoy these tributes to our Buckeyes.
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“I’m very grateful for the opportunity to spend two years playing for the team I grew up rooting for.”Read more
“To my teammates, we’ve made so many memories together that I wouldn’t trade for the world. All the things we have accomplished will forever fire me up.”Read more
“Coming to Ohio State has been the best decision I’ve ever made. These last four years will forever be with me.”Read more
“Going through all of this my senior year is a perfect example for the younger guys to really cherish every moment while you’re at Ohio State.”Read more
“Thank you to everyone involved with the men’s ice hockey team here at Ohio State – from the coaching and team staff, to the academic support team, the fans, the Knucklebucks and the workers at the Schott. The last four years have been an amazing experience thanks to all of you.”Read more
“I have one more opportunity to wear Ohio State across my chest and to play alongside others who have the same ambition and heart as me.”Read more
“I can’t wait to get back to Buckeye Field and show Buckeye Nation why I chose to stay. I hope you’re ready Buckeye Nation. I’m coming back.”Read more
“My advice to current and future Buckeyes is to cherish every moment and never ever take it for granted.”Read more
“I have always considered myself extraordinarily blessed to have been given the opportunity to be a student-athlete at The Ohio State University and compete for such an amazing athletic program.”Read more
“I can’t thank you enough. Growing up in northeast Ohio, wearing the Block O on my chest was always a dream of mine.”Read more
There aren’t many records Dunne hasn’t broken in her tenure as a Buckeye as she’s established herself as one of the best blueliners in Ohio State history.Read more
The forward out of Boston captained the Buckeyes in the 2019-20 season after serving as a junior alternate last season.Read more
Her hard work and dedication not only shows in her point production but also her consistency over the past four years, as she finished her career tied for the most games played in program history.Read more
The defender out of Rocky River is a three-time OSU Scholar-Athlete and a two-time WCHA All-Academic Team member and Academic All-Big Ten honoree.Read more
“Being a Buckeye has been one of the most profound privileges of my life, and has built me into the man I’d always hoped to become.”Read More
“It’s tough to say goodbye, and it’s obviously even more difficult with it all ending so abruptly. I will live the rest of my life filled with deep pride knowing I had the opportunity to wear the Scarlet and Gray.”Read More
“I am forever in debt to Coach Myers and the Ohio State Men’s Lacrosse Brotherhood for the profound impact it has had on my life.”Read More
“He is one of the Top 5 toughest dudes we ever coached,” Ohio State head coach Chris Holtmann said after the Buckeyes defeated No. 22 Illinois on Senior Night.Read More
“My hope is to finish my master’s and be a grad assistant for the team next year if everything works out.”Read More
“My decision was easy. I was coming back in 2021 because we had unfinished business, and we were doing this together.”Read More
“When the news came down that spring sport athletes would be granted an additional year of eligibility, I felt an immediate sense of relief. It was a great feeling knowing that my career wasn’t going to end because of an outside factor and that I would be given another chance to finish on my own terms.”Read More
“When lacrosse was taken away last month, I was disappointed and overcome with emotion because we had many aspirations as a team. When Coach Myers called me to tell me that I had the opportunity to return in 2021, I didn’t hesitate.”Read More
Hanes stuffed his trophy case with a plethora of accolades, stretching from the academic realm to All-America honorable mention in 2019. He was named to the All-MIVA Team in both seasons on the floor, earning First Team recognition in ’19 and Second Team in ’18.Read More
Skinner was responsible for 56 points with 47 kills, eight block assists and five service aces.Read More
Hillman logged 86 sets over the course of 52 career matches.Read More
Alter steadily worked his way up the playing time ladder and had started 11 of 19 matches during the shortened 2020 season.Read More
Wolmering played in 18 matches overall, amassing six blocks, five kills, four digs and a pair of service aces.Read More