July 14, 2022

Six Buckeyes Named Big Ten Distinguished Scholars


COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State Men’s Soccer Team is represented on the 2022 Big Ten Distinguished Scholar list with six members of the 2021 squad, the league office announced Thursday.

Graduate Samuel Buzzas has earned the honor twice.

Junior Thomas Gilej, senior Devyn Etling, sophomore Tommy Marusic, junior Connor DesRoches and sophomore Peter Van Euwen are all first-time honorees.

Gilej, Van Euwen and DesRoches are each two-time OSU Scholar Athletes with one Academic All-Big Ten honor to their credit.

Etling and Buzzas are each three-time OSU Scholar Athletes and two time Academic All-Big Ten honorees.

Marusic is both a two-time Academic All-Big Ten and OSU Scholar Athlete.


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