Laila Huric

Player profile

  • Year Senior
  • Hometown Milano, Italy
  • Major Biology

AS A SENIOR (2020)

  • Opened the season with a first-place finish in solo at the Zero Waste Invitational
  • Her solo came in second at the North Regionals
  • Was a perfect 4-0 with Dzurko in duet with victories at the Zero Waste Invitational, Jessica Beck Memorial, Arizona and North Regionals
  • Competed with Neely and Jager in trio at the Zero Waste Invitational (1st), Jessica Beck Memorial (2nd) and Arizona (2nd)
  • On the Scarlet team that took first at the Jessica Beck Memorial, Arizona and North Regionals
  • Came in first in A Figure at the Zero Waste Invitational
  • Helped the Buckeyes to an undefeated regular season
  • OSU Scholar-Athlete
  • Academic All-Big Ten

AS A JUNIOR (2019)

  • On OSU’s team that won the Overall Institution Award at the U.S. Collegiate Championship
  • Duet National Champion with teammate Nikki Dzurko
  • Performed with the Scarlet team that won the team national championship
  • Competed a solo at four regional meets, winning first place each time
  • Second place soloist at the U.S. Collegiate Championships
  • OSU Scholar-Athlete

AS A SOPHOMORE (2018)

  • Competed a solo at the OSU Invitational, Jessica Beck Memorial Invitational, North Regional and U.S. Collegiate Nationals with a season-best score of 82.3
  • Finished second nationally with her solo
  • Member of the Scarlet squad that received first place at the North Regionals and U.S. Collegiate Nationals, where the team won its 31st national championship

AS A FRESHMAN (2017)

  • Did not compete

Prior to Ohio State

  • Six-time letterwinner for Busto Nuoto ASD
  • Lettered  five times for the Italian National Team
  • At the 2011 European Championship, finished second in solo and first in team and combo
  • At the 2012 European Championship, was first in solo and duet, second in team and third in combo
  • Swept the 2013 Italian National Championship in solo, duet, team, combo and figures
  • At the 2014 World Championship, was fifth in duet, sixth in combo and seventh in team
  • Eighth place at the 2014 World Senior Cup
  • Fourth place at the 2015 European Olympic Games (1st edition, Baku) in duet, team and combo

Personal

  • Daughter of Camil and Almira Huric
  • Attended the 2016 Math Olympic Games
  • Would like to attend medical school upon graduation and specialize in facial reconstruction