Anneta Kyridou

Player profile

  • Year Sophomore
  • Hometown Kalamaria Thessaloniki, Greece
  • Height 5-9
  • High School Second High School of Kalamaria

Career Honors

  • Pocock Racing Shells First Team All-America (2022)
  • First Team All-Big Ten (2022)
  • Ohio State Scholar Athlete (2022)
  • Academic All-Big Ten (2022)

2022 (Freshman Season)

  • Rowed for the 1V8 that finished seventh at the 2022 NCAA Championships to help the Buckeyes to an eighth-place finish as a team
  • Won the 2022 1V8 Big Ten Championship race, which helped the Buckeyes win the 2022 Big Ten Conference Team Title
  • Rowed in all 13 races for the 1V8 boat that finished 6-7 on the year
  • Rowed in all three races at the 2022 NCAA Championships to help the 1V8 to a seventh-place finish nationally
  • Helped the 1V8 to a first-place finish at the 2022 Big Ten Championships


  • Daughter of Dristina Koursara
  • Has two siblings, Maria, Dimitrios
  • Rowed for National Club of Thessaloniki for 11 years
  • Rowed for Greece in the 2021 Olympics
  • Greatest thrill in sports to date has been Olympic qualification (first place in Olympic qualification in 2021), placing third in the European single sculls and participating in the 2021 Olympic Games