May 26, 2021

Grace Libben One of Five Woody & Anne Hayes Award Winners


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Grace Libben, a graduate student (Public Health) from Logan, Ohio, is one of five Buckeyes selected for the Woody and Anne Hayes Award. The award, established in 1979, provides one or more varsity athletes with financial assistance for postgraduate studies. The recipients of this scholarship are student-athletes who have demonstrated academic achievement (3.00 GPA minimum) and leadership qualities.

Libben has been named Academic All-Big Ten two times (2018, 2019) and is a five-time OSU Scholar Athlete (2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021).

With Ohio State’s selection for the 2021 NCAA Tournament, the Buckeyes have participated in four NCAA Tournaments with Libben on the roster (2V8).

The Ohio State women’s rowing team placed 65 student-athletes on the 2020-21 OSU Scholar Athlete list Monday.

The group was part of 799 Ohio State student-athletes recognized with the honor Monday.

The Buckeyes are heading to Sarasota, Florida, this week to participate in the 2021 NCAA Championships Friday through Sunday. Ohio State will be making its 21st appearance in the NCAA Championship. For more click HERE.

To receive the OSU Scholar Athlete distinction, student-athletes must carry a 3.0 or better grade-point average.