Lathan Ransom


Player profile

  • Height 6-1
  • Weight 205
  • Hometown Tucson, Ariz.
  • Last School Salpointe Catholic
  • Year Junior

Follow on Social Media
Twitter: @l8thanransom
Instagram: @lathanransom

Ohio State Overview
• Saw increased playing time throughout the 2020 season and had five of his six tackles in the final three games
• Finished with two tackles and one pass defended in a 22-10 win over Northwestern in the Big Ten Championship Game
• Is majoring in communication

Honors & Awards
2020: OSU Scholar-Athlete

Prior to Ohio State
• A national top-100 prospect and the No. 5-ranked safety nationally by 247Sports.com
• Selected to play in the US Army All-American Game in San Antonio
• Named the AllSportsTucson.com Athlete of the Year in 2019
• 2019 4A Kino Region Defensive Player of the Year
• Made the Arizona Republic All-Arizona Team as a junior after 82 tackles, two sacks, six interceptions and eight pass breakups for Tucson Salpointe Catholic High School
• Helped the Lancers to a 13-1 record in 2018 and an appearance in the 4A state final
• Participated in The Opening
• Member of the Maxwell Award National Defensive Player of the Year Watch List

More on Lathan
• Is the son of Linda and Nathan Ransom