Patrick Gurd


Player profile

  • Height 6-4
  • Weight 245
  • Hometown New Albany, Ohio
  • Last School New Albany
  • Year 3rd Year

Follow on Social Media
Twitter: @gurd45
Instagram: @gurd.45

Ohio State Overview
• Patrick is in his third year with the program after initially walking on in 2020
• Saw first collegiate action in 2021 vs. Akron
• He is a two-time OSU Scholar-Athlete and is exploring majors in the health sciences

Prior to Ohio State
• Joined the Ohio State football program in June of 2020 as a preferred walk-on
• A versatile player for New Albany High School, contributing at tight end, outside linebacker and defensive end throughout his career
• Collected 42 tackles, 3.5 sacks, eight tackles-for-loss, two forced fumbles and one fumble recovery during his senior season for the Eagles
• Named first-team All-OCC and Academic All-Ohio
• Also played lacrosse at New Albany where he was an all-conference defender as both a sophomore and junior
• His father, Andy, was a linebacker for the Buckeyes from 1987-91
• Has a sister, Carolyn, who attends Ohio State