March 20, 2019

Buckeyes Earn Most Academic All-Big Ten Honors for Conference Swimming & Diving


COLUMBUS, Ohio – A whopping 53 student-athletes from the Ohio State swimming & diving team earned Academic All-Big Ten honors, the conference announced on Wednesday. The number is the most from any swimming & diving team in the conference.

To be eligible for Academic All-Big Ten selection, students must be letterwinners who are in at least their second academic year at their institution and carry a cumulative grade-point average of 3.0 or higher.

Senior Reed McGraw led the Buckeyes with a perfect 4.0 GPA in biomedical engineering. McGraw, along with seniors Mossimo Chavez, Brad Shannon, Maria Coy, Mikayla Murphy and Kerrigan Vargo finish their careers as three-time honorees.

Twenty-seven of the selections are making their first appearance on the list. A full list of Ohio State honorees is below.

Ohio State Men’s Swimming & Diving Academic All-Big Ten Honorees:
Carson Burt – Finance*
Joseph Canova – Pre-Data Analytics*
Mateo Chavez – Communication*
Mossimo Chavez – Sport Industry
Aaron Daniels-Freeman – Studio Art*
Paul DeLakis – Biology*
Quinlan DeVal – Computer Science & Engineering
Alex Dillmann – Political Science
Daniel Gloude – Biology
Nick Hogsed – Geography*
Connor Isings – Mechanical Engineering*
Alex Jahan – Marketing*
Kalvin Koethke – Biology
Noah Lense – Electrical and Computer Engineering
Andrew Loy – Marketing
Michael Lynch – Computer Science & Engineering
Colin McDermott – Management & Industry Exploration*
Evan McFadden – Aero and Astronautical Engineering*
Reed McGraw – Biomedical Engineering
Henrique Painhas – Computer & Information Science
Brad Shannon – International Studies
Jacob Siler – Speech and Hearing Science*
Ben Sugar – Finance*

Ohio State Women’s Swimming & Diving Academic All-Big Ten Honorees:
Genevieve Angerame – Political Science*
Laura Banks – Biology*
Lexie Barker – Zoology*
Rebekah Bradley – Biochemistry
Maria Coy – Actuarial Science
Kathrin Demler – Psychology*
Kendyl Ferrara – Communication
Quinn Fike – Sociology
Emma Fish – Health Promotion, Nutrition and Exercise Science
Nicole Fye – Microbiology*
Brooke Glesenkamp – Exercise Science Education*
Hanna Gresser – Biology*
Ali House – Health Sciences Program*
Natalia Jaspeado – Food Science and Technology*
Lucija Jurkovic-Perisa – Hospitality Management
Marianne Kahmann – Geographic Information Sciences
Molly Kowal – Accounting
Lauren Kurzydlo – Accounting
Devin Landstra – Marketing
Becca Luft – Human Resources
Mikayla Murphy – Marketing
Taylor Petrak – Marketing*
Freya Rayner – World Literatures*
Kristen Romano – Anthropology*
Sarah Sperber – Neuroscience*
Lara Tarvit – Human Resource Management
Katie Trace – Communication*
Kerrigan Vargo – Psychology
Hannah Whiteley – Communication*
Katie Wright – Communication

* – first-time selection