Shanvanth Arnipalli


Player profile

  • Year Senior
  • Hometown New Albany, Ohio
  • Last School New Albany High School

Ohio State Career

  • Member of LEAFS (Leadership of Environmental Athletes For Sustainability)
  • Two-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete, an Academic All-Big Ten selection and a USFCA All-Academic Team honoree

Junior Season (2020-21)

  • 5-2 during the season
  • Part of men’s CCFC team championship squad and sabre squad that won conference title
  • Academic All-Big Ten selection and an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete
  • Earned USFCA All-Academic Team honors

Sophomore Season (2019-20)

  • 25-10 in dual meet season
  • Placed 17th at MFC Championships
  • 15-1 mark at OSU Duals
  • An Ohio State Scholar-Athlete

Freshman Season (2018-19)

  • MFC All-Conference Honorable Mention
  • Finished ninth at MFC Championships
  • Placed 44th overall for men’s sabre at the Penn State Garrett Open
  • Went 19-1 at OSU Duals


  • Son of Kirnamayi and Srinivas Arnipalli
  • Has a younger sister, Hamsika
  • Hobbies include learning chemistry, talking about environmental science topics, listening to music and playing the cello
  • Would like to become a doctor or work in medical research
  • Fun fact: he was the recipient of the 2017-2018 SWACO Grant