#18

Cole Young

Middle Blocker

Player profile

  • Year Freshman
  • Height 6-10
  • Hometown Powell, Ohio
  • High School Olentangy Liberty

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PRIOR TO OHIO STATE

  • Lettered four times in volleyball and twice in basketball (center) in high school
  • As a senior the varsity team made the final four
  • He was voted most improved, team MVP, earned First Team All-State and was the leading scorer for the reginal finals champions
  • His club team, Vanguard, was Columbus Invitational Champions (junior year) and as a senior was SoCal Cup Champions where he earned First Team All-Tournament honors

PERSONAL

  • Son of Shanna and Matthew Young
  • Has two siblings, Kennedy and Channing
  • Intends to play professionally overseas
  • Enjoys playing basketball, watching Youtube, playing video games, boating and spending time with family and friends
  • Greatest thrill in sports to date was a club team match vs. Sports Performance at nationals, a 2-0 loss vs. high-level competition