Josephine Panitz


Player profile

  • Year Freshman
  • Height 5-4
  • Hometown Armonk, N.Y.
  • Last School The Ursuline School
  • Club Team Empire Swimming

Prior to Ohio State

  • Four year letterwinner at The Ursuline School
  • Competed in breaststroke and individual medley
  • Four-time section one 200m IM champion
  • Two-time section one 100m breaststroke champion
  • All-American and two-time Scholastic All-American
  • Finished second at the state championships in the 200m IM
  • Named team captain her senior season
  • Competed for Empire Swimming
  • Attended US Winter Nationals from 2017-19


  • Daughter of David and Lisa Panitz
  • Has two sisters, Beatrix and Georgia
  • Sister Beatrix swam at Michigan State and Georgia currently swims at Williams College
  • Greatest sports thrill: Winning states