Chelsea Thorpe

Outside Hitter

Player profile

  • Hometown Chicago, Ill.
  • Last School Whitney M. Young
  • Year Sophomore
  • Height 6-3

Follow on Social Media
Twitter: @chels_thorpe
Instagram: @chels.thorpe
TikTok: @chef.chels


  • OSU Scholar Athlete (2022)


2022 (Freshman)

  • Did not play.


  • Four-year letterwinner at Whitney M. Young, where she served as a two-year captain
  • Won the regional and sectional championships as a freshman at Whitney M. Young and the regional championships again as a senior
  • Led Whitney M. Young in scoring her junior and senior seasons as the team captured three-consecutive city championships
  • Was named one of Prep Volleyball’s Frosh 69 for her high school team
  • Played for 1st Alliance Club Team as a member of their first team from 2019 until coming to Ohio State in 2022
  • Named to Prep Volleyball’s Top 150 players for club following both the 2019-20 and 2021-22 seasons, as well as to the Prep Dig’s Top 50 in 2021-22
  • Earned UnderArmor All-American honors following the 2020-21 season
  • Invited to the National Team Development Program’s camp for USA Volleyball in 2021


  • Daughter of Jerry and Monique Thorpe
  • Has two sisters, Chloe and Courtney, and a brother, Malik
  • Her brother played football at Carthage College
  • Marketing major