Ohio State Overview: Gavin Cupp has continued to improve and he spent the majority of spring drills with the No. 1 offensive line unit at guard … he will be vying for increased playing time in 2019 as a fourth year junior … played 50 snaps from scrimmage in two games during the 2018 season and earned his first Varsity O letter … he red-shirted the 2016 season … he is a three-time OSU Scholar-Athlete and an academic all-Big Ten Conference honoree who is majoring in human development and family science … was part of the athletic department’s Huntington Bucks Go Pro summer internship program this year, working with the Student-Athlete Sports Services Office.
Honors & Awards
2018: Academic all-Big Ten Conference, OSU Scholar-Athlete
2017: Academic all-Big Ten Conference, OSU Scholar-Athlete
2016: OSU Scholar-Athlete
More on Gavin: Two-time all-state offensive lineman Gavin Cupp was a football, basketball and baseball letterman at Leipsic High School … he was considered among the Top 15 prospects in the state of Ohio with 247Sports ranking him No. 14 while Rivals had him rated No. 17 … Cupp was also considered among the Top 25 guard prospects nationally by Scout (No. 23) … regionally, Cupp was the No. 5 guard prospect in the Midwest by Scout and Prepstar named him all-Midwest Region … Leipsic qualified for the Ohio Division VII state playoffs seven consecutive years under the leadership of, first, Joe Kirkendall and then Andy Mangas, and Cupp was a big part of the team’s recent successes, earning first-team Associated Press Division VII all-state honors in 2015 and second-team AP all-state accolades in 2014 … he was also all-Blanchard Valley Conference both years … is the son of Gwen and Keith Cupp.