Aug. 17, 2015


COLUMBUS, Ohio – Another day closer to the 2015 season opener has come and gone, lowering the gap to just 11 days before Ohio State invades Wyoming for the Rumble in the Rockies (Aug. 28-29).

Emily Ruetter, a senior setter, dons the No. 11 jersey and spent a few minutes with her for the next edition of ‘Countdown Close-Ups.’

Emily Ruetter – 5-foot-11 – Senior – Setter
Burlington, Ontario – Nelson H.S. – Texas Tech University

Favorite TV Show – Scandal

Favorite tore to shop at – Lulu Lemon

Favorite athlete – Steph Curry

If i could have dinner with anyone in the world, who would it be? – Denzel Washington

One place I absolutely have to travel to – Paris

Dream job – Owning own company

Something people may not know about you – Fluent in French

After graduating from Texas Tech in just three years with an accounting degree, Ruetter will spend her fourth season of eligibility as a Buckeye pursuing her master’s degree in 2015. She played in 77 matches as a Red Raider, dishing out 2,739 assists. Ruetter added 645 digs, 102 blocks, 84 kills and 38 service aces for TTU as well. Her 10.35 assists per set average in 2013 ranked third in the Big 12 Conference.