Jack Herczeg


Player profile

  • Year Freshman
  • Height 6-3
  • Hometown Winona, Minn.
  • Last School Winona High School

Prior to Ohio State

  • Jack comes to Ohio State as one of the most decorated athletes in Winona High School history.
  • He is a nine-time Minnesota state champion, including winning the 100 freestyle three consecutive years (2018-19-20) at the MSHSL Class A championships.
  • In 2020 he was awarded with the Class A Swim and Dive Athlete of the Year by the state swimming and diving coaches association.
  • His school, pool, conference and sectional records include his 21.61 record in the 50 freestyle to break a Winona H.S. record that had stood for 39 years.
  • His state titles include winning the 50 free as a junior and two state titles apiece in the 200 and 400 freestyle relays.
  • An NISCA All-American.
  • He led Winona to team finishes of second, third and fourth at the 2018, 2019 and 2020 MSHSL Class A state championships.