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Machine Acquire Former Ohio State Standout Freddy Freibott

January 14, 2019 - Major League Lacrosse (MLL) - Ohio Machine News Release

COLUMBUS, Ohio- The Ohio Machine have acquired defender Freddy Freibott from the Chesapeake Bayhawks in exchange for a 2019 second round collegiate draft pick.

Freibott, a 2018 graduate of The Ohio State University, was a three-time Academic All-Big Ten member, and a 2017 Big Ten All-Tournament Team honoree. Freibott also was named the 2017 Paul Hartman Most Improved Player. Freibott finished his collegiate career with 115 ground balls in 64 games for the Buckeyes.

"Our staff was really impressed about the effort put forth by Freddy his time with the Buckeyes, and we're excited to keep him here in Ohio," Machine head coach Bear Davis said. "Obviously having a former teammate in Ben Randall in our lineup will allow Freddy to feel comfortable in our defense, and we're really looking forward to continue building this defense with two former Buckeyes in it."

Freibott will compete for a roster spot at training camp this Spring.

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