Riley Ross


position Assistant Performance Coach

• Joined the staff as the Director of Wrestling Sports Science & Development prior to the 2018-19 season
• Responsible for integrating analytics, technology and strength and conditioning strategies
• Tasked with developing Buckeye wrestlers to their full genetic potential
• Owns unique background in performance, assessment and prescriptions, as well as analytics in the tactical and private sector
• Prior to Ohio State, he was a Tactical Strength and Conditioning Specialist with 7th Special Operations Forces soldiers from an anti-terrorism task force in Florida
• On the mat, Ross was a two-time NCAA D-II All-American at Nerbaska-Kearney