74 Jack Mewhort

Jack Mewhort Ohio State
Nationality
usa United States
Position
OG, OT
Height
6'7"
Weight
308
Hometown
Toledo, OH
High School
St. John's
Past Teams
Ohio State
Seasons
2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013

Pronunciation: m”you”-hort

Major: Consumer and Family Resource Financial Services (2013), Family and Resource Management (2011-12), Undeclared (2009-10)

Weight: 308 (2013), 310 (2012), 303 (2011), 288 (2010), 290 (2009)

2013 Media Guide: Jack, who has started for the Buckeyes at left guard, right guard and left tackle, has assumed such a significant leadership role on this team that coach Urban Meyer said this spring that he will be one of the team’s captains this year … “It’s not a dictatorship at Ohio State, and we let our players choose captains,” Meyer said at a gathering in Toledo. “However, all those votes have to pass by my desk. So I’m going to tell you who one will be.” … the player he named was Toledo native Jack Mewhort … the crowd was pumped … Mewhort, who captained his St. John’s Jesuit High School team as a senior, has played in 35 games as a Buckeye and he has started 25 consecutive games along the offensive line heading into his senior season of 2013 … included was starts at left tackle in all 12 games in 2012 when the Buckeyes went 12-0, won the Big Ten Conference Leaders Division, were ranked No. 3 in the nation and were the only undefeated team in the Football Bowl Subdivision … Mewhort helped the Buckeyes average 242.2 yards per game rushing (10th nationally), lead the Big Ten in scoring (37.1
ppg) and he was named second-team all-Big Ten for his efforts … he also helped Ohio State to a 34-year high 37 rushing touchdowns … he was honored as Ohio State’s co-offensive lineman of the year
(along with teammate Andrew Norwell) after the 2012 season.

2012 Media Guide: Jack is a leader on the offensive line and the most experienced lineman on the squad … he takes over the left tackle position manned formerly by 2012 second-round NFL Draft pick Mike Adams … a fourth-year junior, he has played in 23 games as a Buckeye and is coming off a fine 2011 season in which he started all 13 games as a sophomore … started first five games of the 2011 season left guard and closed out the season with eight consecutive starts at right guard … even played some at right tackle late in the season … Jack was named honorable mention all-Big Ten Conference in 2011 by both the conference coaches and media … he moved to left tackle this spring … in 2010, he saw playing time in 10 games as a red-shirt freshman and was named to an all-Big Ten frosh team by Rivals.com.

2011 Media Guide: capable offensive line contender who can play guard or center … worked in the
spring at left guard … has improved in terms of strength and technique with experience in the Buckeye system.

2010: Backed up Bryant Browning at right guard … Rivals Big Ten all-freshman team … first-year letterman.

2010 Media Guide: Capable offensive line prospect who can play center or guard … will work behind veteran Mike Brewster at center during spring practice … has improved in terms of strength and technique with a year in the Buckeye system.

2009: redshirted for the Rose Bowl and Big Ten champions … scout team workhorse: Penn State … Top Ten Tenacious twice … was a member of gold medalist Team USA in 2009 Junior World Championships.

High School: Outstanding offensive line prospect who has played center, tackle and guard in the prep ranks … first team all-Ohio, all-Toledo City League, all-Toledo Blade for Coach Doug Pearson … Under Armour All-America game … Super Prep Midwest Top 25 … Rivals 250 … Detroit Free Press Best of the Midwest … son of Don and Gail Mewhort … enrolled in January … member of gold-medal winning Team USA at the 2009 Junior World Championships … all-tournament team.

 

Offense

SeasonTeamGGSFR
2010Ohio State1000
2011Ohio State13130
2012Ohio State12120
Total-35250