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Aaliyah Hernandez

Goalkeeper

Player profile

  • Hometown Virginia Beach, Va.
  • Last School Bayside High School and Health and Sciences Academy
  • Year Sophomore
  • Major Biology

AS A FRESHMAN (2018)
• Played in all 20 of the Buckeyes’ games this season, starting 18.
• Made a career-high nine saves against Maryland (9/21).
• Recorded four shutouts on the season and 60 saves on the season.
• Posted a 12-7 record in her first year as a Buckeye.
• Big Ten Freshman of the Week (10/15)
• Ohio State Scholar-Athlete and NFHCA National Academic Squad honoree.

PRIOR TO OHIO STATE
• Four-year letterwinner and 2017 team captain for Bayside High School and Health and Sciences Academy
• Three-time All-Coastal Conference selection and Max Field Hockey Top 50 player.
• Two-time AAU Junior Olympic and junior national camp selection.
• Member of the 2017 U17 junior national team and earned second place at the U16 National Club Championship.

PERSONAL
• Daughter of Toby and Maddy Hernandez.
• Has one sibling.
• Majoring in Biology.
• Wants to become a nurse anesthetist and travel the world after graduation.