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Brooke Vinson

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Player profile

  • Year Freshman
  • Hometown Bel Air, Md.
  • Last School The Bryn Mawr School
  • Height 5-8

Prior to Ohio State

  • Captain as a senior
  • A UA All-American in 2020
  • USA NTDP combine attendee in 2020
  • Played for Redshirts Lacrosse Club and TLC
  • Nation United Ambassador in 2020 and ’21
  • Varsity Cup in 2019, ’20 and ‘21
  • Also played varsity basketball and volleyball; earned IAAM Athlete of the Week and all-conference honors in basketball
  • Received The Bryn Mawr School Anne Pugh Award
  • Honor roll student throughout high school

Personal

  • Parents are Shawn and Brandy
  • Older sister, Hailla, graduated from Maryland in 2020
  • Visual communication design major
  • Plans to coach lacrosse and work in social design after graduation
  • Enjoys reading and finding new music and is an avid movie watcher
  • Started lacrosse at age 3 or 4, with her mother signing her up for the local rec team
  • On why she chose Ohio State: “I chose Ohio State because of the school spirit and large atmosphere, along with the academic rigor of the design program.”