May 11, 2020

Buckeyes Named to Academic All-Big Ten Team


COLUMBUS, Ohio — Nine members of the Ohio State men’s hockey team have been named to the Academic All-Big Ten team, the Big Ten Conference announced Monday. To be eligible for Academic All-Big Ten selection, students must be on a varsity team, have been enrolled full time at the institution for a minimum of 12 months and carry a cumulative grade-point average of 3.0 or higher.

Seniors Wyatt Ege (sports coaching master’s program), Carson Meyer (sport industry), Tanner Laczynski (sport industry) and Gordi Myer (business economics), juniors Evan Moyse (marketing) and Austin Pooley (finance) and sophomores Matthew Jennings (finance), Quinn Preston (sport industry) and Gustaf Westlund (economics) were all recognized.

Ege, Laczynski and Myer end their careers as three-time Academic All-Big Ten selections. Ege earned his bachelor’s degree in Spring 2019, while Laczynski and Myer graduated this spring. Moyse and Pooley are two-time honorees and Jennings, Meyer, Preston and Westlund each were recognized in their first year of eligibility. Meyer, a transfer, also received his bachelor’s degree this spring.