Ariel Gluck


Player profile

  • Year Fifth Year
  • Hometown Dublin, Ohio
  • Last School Dublin Coffman High School

Ohio State Career 

  • Four-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete and a three-time Academic All-Big Ten choice
  • USFCA All-Academic Team in 2021

Senior Season (2021-22)

  • 9-3 on the year
  • Finished 19th at OSU Open
  • Buckeyes won CCFC women’s team title and league sabre crown
  • An Ohio State Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-Big Ten selection

Junior Season (2020-21)

  • 3-0 record on the year
  • Buckeye women were CCFC team co-champions and sabre squad shared conference title
  • Earned USFCA All-Academic Team award and was an Academic All-Big Ten pick and Ohio State Scholar-Athlete

Sophomore Season (2019-20)

  • Finished 30th at MFC Championships
  • Placed sixth at OSU Open
  • Academic All-Big Ten honoree and an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete

Freshman Season (2018-19)

  • Placed 26th at conference championships
  • An Ohio State Scholar-Athlete

Prior to Ohio State

  • Fenced with the Fencing Alliance of Ohio for four years


  • Daughter of Myriam and Steven Gluck and has two brothers, Adam and Benjamin
  • Is a Morrill Scholar, an honors student and part of the Society of Women Engineers
  • Majoring in materials science and engineering; plans to attend graduate school and work in research
  • Studying polymers with an emphasis on sustainability in manufacturing
  • Hobbies include playing guitar, painting, climbing and traveling
  • Got involved with fencing after finding a local club on Google while looking for a sport that didn’t involve running