July 10, 2018

Twelve Rowers Named Big Ten Distinguished Scholars


COLUMBUS, Ohio – Twelve members of the Ohio State rowing team have been named Big Ten Distinguished Scholars, announced by the conference office on Tuesday. To receive the accolade, student-athletes must earn a GPA of 3.70 or higher over the past academic year.

Three rowers accomplished a 4.0 GPA during the academic year. Seniors Rachel Engel (Communication) and Hanna Gottschalk (Health Sciences), as well as sophomore Anjali Fernandes (English) maintained perfect GPAs.

The full list of Big Ten Distinguished Scholars can be found below.

Rachel Engel, Communication
Anjali Fernandes, English
Hannah Gottschalk, Health Sciences
Hannah Hites, Psychology
Cassandra Johnson, Communication
Kaylee Koker, Physical Education, Sport & Physical Activity
Olivia Kwiecinski, Environment, Economy, Development & Sustainability
Kendell Massier, Speech and Hearing Science
Catherine McNutt, Civil Engineering
Rachel Parker, Computer & Information Science
Michaela Price, Agricultural Communication
Sierra Tiede, International Studies