Jacob Gricar

FX, VT

Player profile

  • Hometown Wickliffe, Ohio
  • Year Sophomore
  • Height 5-8

Career Honors
• 2018 Ohio State Scholar-Athlete
• 2018 CGA Second Team All-American Scholar-Athlete

Personal Bests
Floor – 13.300*
Vault – 14.300*
Scores with asterisks are from 2017-2020 FIG Code of Points

As A Freshman (2018)
• Made first appearance as a Buckeye against Nebraska; tied for fourth on vault with a score of 14.300, a season-best, and scored a 12.250 on floor.
• Registered a season-best floor score of 13.300 and vault score of 13.500 in dual vs. Michigan.
• Competed on floor and vault against Penn State.
• Finished eighth on vault with a score of 13.950 against No. 1 Oklahoma.

Prior to Ohio State
• Competed with Lakeshore Gymnastics from 2002-2017 under Nick Auxter.
• Won three straight floor state titles from 2015-17.
• Competed at the 2016 J.O. Nationals.

Personal
• Son of Carol and Matthew Gricar.
• Has two sisters (Cassie and Alexis).
• Also competed for Benedictine High School track and field program (pole vault/300m hurdles).
• Chose Ohio State because of the strong business connections and strong athletic programs.
• Has dreams of working for Disney/Pixar one day.