The 2010 winners of the prestigious Big Ten Medal of Honor, given annually to the most outstanding senior student-athletes at each conference school, will be announced Wednesday. Leading up to the 43rd Annual Scholar-Athlete Dinner, the 11 Medal of Honor finalists will be featured on OhioStateBuckeyes.com.
Major: Art and Technology
Hometown: Riverside, Calif.
Barbara Nesbitt is a four-time All-American, who helped the Buckeyes to back-to-back U.S. Collegiate National Championships in 2009 and 2010. A gold medalist in the solo routine at the 2009 U.S Senior National Championships, Nesbitt was named USA Synchro Athlete of the Year for her championship performance. An art major, Nesbitt also is an exceptional student as she has earned Academic All-Big Ten and Ohio State Scholar-Athlete honors twice.