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Reese Devilbiss

Outside Hitter

Player profile

  • Hometown Mount Wolf, Pa.
  • High School Northeastern
  • Year Senior
  • Height 6-2

CAREER HONORS
• Academic All-Big Ten (2018, 2019)
• MIVA Academic All-Conference (2017, 2018, 2019)
• OSU Scholar-Athlete (2017, 2018, 2019)

YEAR-BY-YEAR
2019 (Junior)
• Started all 17 matches played after missing nearly a month with an injury
• Recorded season totals of 156 points, 124 kills, 90 digs, 29 blocks, 17 aces and eight assists
• Registered six contests with 10 or more points
• Pounded 14 kills at a .435 attacking rate (14-4-23) in the victorious St. John Arena finale versus Ball State (4-6)
• Garnered a pair of double-doubles
• Primary passer successfully handled 356 service-receptions
• Huntington Bucks Go Pro2.0 intern at the Jameson Crane Sports Medicine Institute

2018 (Sophomore)
• Played in 29 matches and made three starts
• Registered season totals of 57 kills, 30 digs, nine aces, seven blocks and two assists
• Top serving specialist, coming in for a total of 150 serves
• Opened the season with 11 kills at a .500 hitting clip (11-2-18) versus North Greenville (1/6)
• Exploded for 22 kills, 11 digs and seven aces in back-to-back starts against Lindenwood (2/15) and Quincy (2/18)
• Attacked .442 (22-3-43) with 30 points (5.00/set) in the two victorious MIVA starts
• Played in all three NCAA Tournament contests

2017 (Freshman)
• Played in 32 matches and made a half dozen starts
• Contributed 46 kills, 46 digs, 13 blocks and seven service aces
• Successfully handled 157 service receptions
• Recorded seven kills in consecutive matches vs. Quincy (2/17) and Lindenwood (2/19)
• Added seven digs and a pair of blocks against the Lions
• Connected for three aces in a sweep over Fort Wayne (3/23)

PRIOR TO OHIO STATE
• AVCA First Team High School Senior All-American
• Racked up 21 kills in the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association finals sweep, securing Northeastern High’s fourth straight state championship
• Team’s leading scorer and All-Pennsylvania Team selection each season
• Competed in the 2016 NORCECA U-21 Continental Championship as a member of the U.S. Men’s Junior Team

PERSONAL
• Son of Andy and Kristen Devilbiss
• Has a younger sister, Olivia
• Business major