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Annual Dinner Meeting 2017
March 23 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm$35
The Alumni Club of Ross County is pleased to announce Ohio State Women’s Basketball legend Katie Smith is our speaker for the Annual Dinner on March 23, 2017. Send an email to RossCoClub@osu.edu to RSVP!
Katie Smith was born in Lancaster and spent her formative years in Logan. She began playing basketball as early as the 5th grade on a boys’ team and took tap dance and ballet lessons as a youngster. At Logan High School she was named the Gatorade National Player of the Year. Smith attended Ohio State University from 1992 to 1996, and helped lead the Buckeyes to a Big Ten championship and the NCAA title game her freshman year. During her career at OSU, Smith broke the Big Ten scoring record for points scored in a career, in men’s or women’s basketball. Smith graduated in 1996 with a degree in zoology. On January 21, 2001, Ohio State honored her as the first female Buckeye athlete to have her number retired. She was also inducted into the Ohio State Varsity O Hall in 2001.