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Nicholas Petit-Frere

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Player profile

  • Height 6-5
  • Weight 295
  • Hometown Tampa, Fla.
  • Last School Berkeley Prep
  • Year Rs.-Freshman

Ohio State Overview: Nicholas Petit-Frere redshirted the 2018 season as a true freshman and is expected to battle for a starting position at tackle for the 2019 season … he is an OSU Scholar-Athlete and is majoring in operations management.

Notable Note: This past summer, Petit-Frere was one of five players who had an externship at the WWE Headquarters in Orlando, Fla. to learn about the ins and outs of the professional wrestling business.

Honors and Awards
2018: OSU Scholar-Athlete

More about Nicholas: Nicholas Petit-Frere was the nation’s consensus top-ranked offensive tackle prospect with ESPN, Rivals and 247Sports all ranking him No. 1 … rated as high as the No. 7 overall prospect, by 247Sports.com, and among the Top 15 by every major service with a No. 11 rating from Rivals and No. 13 on the ESPN 300 … consensus five-star recruit … one of just three offensive tackles in the 2018 class to receive a five-star designation … Under Armour All-America Game selection … finalist for the Franklin D. Watkins Memorial Trophy Award, given to the top African-American high school football player in the country … won the lineman strength competition at the Under Armour All-American game … MaxPreps first team All-American … No. 1 on the Tampa Bay Times HomeTeam 100 … helped the Buccaneers reach the Class 3A state semifinals as a junior … coached by Dominick Ciao … also played basketball … is the son of Loris Petit-Frere.