Hannah Bach


Player profile

  • Year Senior
  • Height 5-7
  • Hometown Brecksville, Ohio
  • Last School Brecksville-Broadview Heights HS
  • Club Team Cleveland Swim Institute

Follow on Social Media

Instagram: @hannahbach_

Twitter: @hannabach01

Career Bests

Career Honors

  • CSCAA First Team All-American
    • 100 Breast (2020, 2021)
    • 200 Medley Relay (2020, 2021)
  • Second Team All-Big Ten (2020)
  • CSCAA First Team Scholar All-American (2020)
  • OSU Scholar-Athlete (2020, 2021)
  • Academic All-Big Ten (2021)
  • First Team All-Big Ten (2021)

2020-21 (Sophomore)

  • Member of the 200 Medley Relay team that took first vs. Indiana and Purdue on Feb. 6, 2021
  • Member of the 200 Medley Relay team that won a Big Ten title and set a pool record (1:34.46) at the 2021 Big Ten Championships
  • Also won a conference title in the 100 Breast and 400 Medley Relay
  • Swam a personal-best 2:10.98 in the 200 Breast at the conference championship
  • Earned All-America honors in the 100 Breast and 200 and 400 Medley Relays at the 2021 NCAA Championships to help the Buckeyes to a program-high seventh place finish

2019-20 (Freshman)

  • Competed in nine different meets in her first season
  • Won the 100 Breast vs. Kentucky in 1:02.01
  • Had a great showing at her first Big Ten Championship, scoring points in three events
  • Started by helping the 200 Medley Relay team to a runner-up finish in a school-record 1:35.17
  • Swam a personal best and set a new school record with a 58.76 in the prelims of the 100 Breast and then went on to finish eighth in the finals in 1:00.26
  • Finished the meet with another personal best in the 200 Breast, winning the C final in 2:12.01

Prior to Ohio State

  • Swam and ran track at Brecksville-Broadview Heights High School
  • Competed in the breaststroke and freestyle; four year letterwinner
  • Swam for the Cleveland Sports Institute for four years


  • Daughter of Christopher Bach and Sharon Horgan
  • Has ten siblings, Brenden, Stuart, Emma, Colin, Sara, Garrett, Payton, Rori, Christopher and Brayden
  • Greatest sports thrill: Attending a Cleveland Browns game when they won