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Joey Aden

OF

Player profile

  • Year RS-Junior
  • Height 6-1
  • Weight 195
  • B/T R/R
  • Hometown Bentonville, Ark.
  • Last School West

Career Highlights 

  • Academic All-Big Ten (2021, 2022) 
  • OSU Scholar-Athlete (2020, 2021, 2022) 

2022 (Redshirt-Sophomore) 

  • Appeared in nine games during his sophomore campaign as a pinch hitter and defensive replacement 
  • Had five at-bats in 2022, recording one run, one RBI, and one walk.  
  • Tallied a season-high three at-bats in the Ohio State’s 25-9 win over Northwestern on May 7 and was one of nine Buckeyes to drive in a run.  

2021 (Redshirt-Freshman)

  • Rehabbed from a knee injury and did not play in any games

2020 (Freshman)

  • Did not see any game action as a freshman

Prior to Ohio State

  • Three-year letterwinner for coach Chip Durham at Bentonville West High School
  • 2019 Arkansas 6A First Team All-State after batting .390
  • Hit .350 as a junior in 2018, earning first team all-conference honors

Personal

  • Son of John and Kristal Aden
  • Has an older sister, Julia
  • Sport industry major