Megan Basil

Player profile

  • Hometown Columbus, Ohio
  • High School Upper Arlington
  • Year Freshman
  • Height 5-7

Prior to Ohio State

  • Team captain for Upper Arlington Golden Bears as a senior
  • Captured OHSAA Division I state doubles title in 2020
  • 2021 state singles qualifier
  • Ohio Capital Conference Player of the Year in 2021
  • Earned first team all-state honors in singles in 2021 and in doubles in 2020
  • 2021 Greater Columbus Tennis Association Female Player of the Year
  • UAHS finished third in 2021 OTCA state tournament, second in 2020 and third in 2019
  • Clinched team victory in 2021 Central District final to send Golden Bears to state tournament
  • An honor roll student

Personal

  • Parents are Brian, an Ohio State alumnus, and Jennifer
  • Three siblings, John, a student at Michigan, Mary Kate and Grace
  • Plans to major in political science and attend law school
  • Enjoys hanging out with friends and skiing
  • On why she chose Ohio State: “It is the best school in the nation.”