Josh Proctor


Player profile

  • Height 6-2
  • Weight 205
  • Hometown Owasso, Okla.
  • Last School Owasso
  • Year 5th Year

Follow on Social Media
Twitter: @jproctor_2018

Ohio State Overview
• Josh is in his fifth year with the program and has two seasons of eligibility
• He has appeared in 31 games over the past three seasons and started five times
• Started first two games of 2021 season and made 10 tackles, but was injured midway through Game 2 vs. Oregon and missed the remainder of the season
• Backed-up Jordan Fuller at safety in 2018 and 2019 before earning a starting position in 2020
• Had 20 tackles – 16 solo – in seven games in 2020 with one tackle for loss, two pass breakups and one interception
• Had four tackles, one interception and one pass defended in the Big Ten Championship Game vs. Northwestern
• Played in 11 games during his sophomore season in 2019, finishing with 13 tackles and one interception.
• Has made interceptions vs. Florida Atlantic (2018) and Northwestern (2019)
• Has a career-high two pass breakups, at Indiana in 2019
• Appeared in nine games as a true freshman for the Big Ten and Rose Bowl champions

Honors & Awards
2020: Honorable Mention All-Big Ten

More on Josh
• Was a four-star prospect and a member of the ESPN 300
• The No. 80 overall player by Rivals and the No. 7 safety prospect
• Rated as the nation’s No. 7 safety, No. 71 overall prospect and No. 2 player in the state of Oklahoma by 247Sports
• Selected to play in the U.S. Army All-American game
• In addition to playing safety, Proctor also lined up at wide receiver for Owasso and was a member of the school’s basketball team
• Had a 100-yard interception return in the 2017 season opener
• Played for head coach Bill Blankenship
• Led Owasso to a 12-1 record and the school’s first Class 6A-I state championship since 1974
• Parents are LaVonia and Kevin Proctor