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Luke Lentin

Setter

Player profile

  • Height 6-3
  • Hometown La Jolla, Calif.
  • High School La Jolla
  • Year Junior

CAREER HONORS
• Big Ten Distinguished Scholar (2020)
• Academic All-Big Ten (2020)
• MIVA Academic All-Conference (2019, 2020)
• OSU Scholar-Athlete (2019, 2020)

YEAR-BY-YEAR
2020 (Sophomore)
• Played in nine matches and started a pair
• Averaged 11.71 assists per set during his two victorious starts against Urbana (1/7) and Lincoln Memorial (1/16)
• Guided the offense to team hitting percentages of .391 (vs. Urbana) and .344 (vs. Lincoln Memorial) during starting stints
• Totaled season sums of 109 assists, 18 digs, seven blocks, two kills and an ace

2019 (Freshman)
• Played in 11 matches, making four starts as the team setter
• Totaled 176 assists, 23 digs, eight service aces, two kills and a block
• Dished out 57 assists in a four-setter versus McKendree (3/1), steering the offense to a .391 team hitting percentage and the victory
• Ripped four aces in a three-set contest at Lindenwood

PRIOR TO OHIO STATE
• AVCA Boys High School All-America First Team
• Two-year team captain at La Jolla High School
• San Diego CIF First Team; All-Western League First Team
• Four-time all-academic team
• Competed for the Coast Volleyball Club (2010-18)

PERSONAL:
• Son of Ken and Jennifer Lentin
• Father, Ken, owns California Beach Volleyball Association (CBVA) record for most consecutive years with an AAA rating at 20 straight (streak still active)
• Ken is also a two-time Maccebiah Games Gold Medalist (1997, 2001)
• Has a sibling, Levi
• Finance (Business) major