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Erin O’Neil

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Player profile

  • Year Sophomore
  • Hometown Mountain Lakes, N.J.
  • Last School Mountain Lakes High School
  • Height 5-9

Ohio State Career

  • Ohio State Scholar-Athlete honoree

2021 (Freshman Season)

  • Did not see game action
  • Named an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete

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Prior to Ohio State

  • Two-time team captain in high school
  • On track to set school record for draw controls before senior season was cut
  • Second team all-county as a junior
  • Honorable mention all-league selection
  • Led high school team in draw controls and ground balls
  • Played for Building Blocks Lacrosse for seven years
  • Also played soccer and squad won state championship
  • Was part of National Honors Society, World Language Honors Society and Model UN, serving on the international criminal court and security council, and on the executive board of Peer Leaders

Personal

  • Daughter of Stephen, who wrestled at Syracuse, and Lana
  • Has a younger brother, Stephen
  • Plans to major in business
  • Enjoys hiking, swimming, baking and hanging out with friends and family
  • Got into lacrosse after moving to Mountain Lakes, which was known as a ‘lacrosse town’
  • On why she choose Ohio State: “My family has always been fans of the school so everything about the decision felt right!”
  • Lived in England for three years