Gabby Rosenthal


Player profile

  • Year Senior
  • Height 5-7
  • Hometown Blaine, Minn.
  • Last Team Blaine HS

Career Honors

  • OSU Scholar Athlete (2019, 2020, 2021)
  • Academic All-Big Ten (2020, 2021)
  • WCHA Scholar-Athlete (2020, 2021)
  • WCHA All-Academic Team (2020, 2021)
  • WCHA Forward of the Week (2/18)
  • ACHA All-American Scholar (2021)

2020-21 – Junior

  • Appeared in all 20 games as a junior
  • Finished the season with 11 points on five goals and six assists.
  • Ended the year with two game-winning goals
  • Blocked 22 shots, the second most among Buckeye forwards
  • Led the team in faceoffs won with 211 on the year
  • Recorded a point in nine games, including four two-game point streaks

2019-20 – Sophomore

  • Appeared in all 38 games as a sophomore
  • Finished the season with 18 points from 12 goals and six assists. Her 12 goals made her fourth on the team in scoring
  • Had two, two-goal games against Minnesota (1/17) and Bemidji State (1/31)
  • Finished the year with eight power play points from a team-high five power play goals and three assists
  • Scored five game-winning goals on the season, good for second best on the team
  • Won 350 of 646 faceoffs for a .542 faceoff percentage
  • Tallied 48 blocked shots for the most among Buckeye forwards
  • Registered a four-game point streak notching five goals and one assist (12/15/19-1/17/20)
  • Scored a team-high seven goals in the month of January, including three game-winning goals
  • Named the WCHA Forward of the Week (2/18) after posting a league-high three points (2g-1a) against No. 2 Wisconsin

2018-19 – Freshman

  • Appeared in 27 games
  • Finished the season with seven points from one goal and six assists
  • Scored the first goal of her career at Minnesota Duluth (Jan. 18)
  • Tallied the first point of her career with an assist in the season opener at Quinnipiac (Sept. 28)
  • Had a two-game point streak, notching assists in both games at St. Cloud State (Feb. 1-2)

Prior to Ohio State

  • Played four years at Blaine High School
  • Tallied 77 goals and 85 assists for a total of 162 points in her high school career
  • Served as a captain during her senior season
  • Earned All-State honors twice, and All-Conference honors all four years of high school
  • Won the Rookie of the Year award in her freshman year
  • 2018 Athena Award Winner
  • 2018 Hobey Baker Character Award Winner


  • Daughter of Charles and Jennifer Rosenthal
  • Has two brothers,  Zach and Ryan, and two sisters, Jorden and Lexy
  • Favorite team: Minnesota Wild
  • Favorite athlete: Serena Williams
  • Speech & Hearing Sciences major