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Aaron Cox

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Player profile

  • Height 6-3
  • Weight 255
  • Hometown Mantua, Ohio
  • Last School Crestwood
  • Year Senior

Ohio State Overview: Aaron Cox is in his third season with the Ohio State football program after initially walking-on to the team in the summer of 2017 … he has sophomore eligibility and is academically a junior who is exploring majors in science and technology.

Honors & Awards

2018: Academic All-Big Ten Conference, OSU Scholar-Athlete

More on Aaron: Cox, as a senior for head coach Pete Thompson at Crestwood High School, recorded 67 tackles with 13 sacks and a pair of fumble recoveries to help the Red Devils to a 9-2 record and an appearance in the regional quarterfinals … a two-way linemen, he was a four-year letterwinner, three-time all-conference and three-time all-district … twice earned honorable mention all-state honors and was a third-team choice as a senior … scholar-athlete and two-time team captain … led Crestwood to two conference titles (2014 and 2016) and a Division II regional runner-up finish in 2015 … a three-sport athlete, Cox also played basketball and ran track … earned a total of 11 varsity letters … member of conference championship teams in both basketball and track … the son of Amy Hammar and Gary Cox … has five brothers and sisters.