Destined to be Brutus: Mary Burnett Brown, 1981-82

Destined to be Brutus: Mary Burnett Brown, 1981-82

You would think that a student who had been the Bryan High School Golden Bear would want to try out for Brutus, especially one who had been an Ohio State fan long before she enrolled. This student, Mary Burnett, did long to be Ohio State’s mascot, BUT (imagine a big...
My Son was Brutus Buckeye: Doug Congrove, 1990-1992

My Son was Brutus Buckeye: Doug Congrove, 1990-1992

At the end of his freshman year at Ohio State, Doug Congrove’s parents, Joanna and Gary, looked at his grades and said, “You need to stop having fun. You did so well in high school.” Indeed, he had been a standout at Jackson High School in southern Ohio. An Eagle...
Brtus1: Alan Kundtz, 1966-68

Brtus1: Alan Kundtz, 1966-68

Who has the rights to the license plate BRUTUS1? Alan Kundtz, retired civil engineer from Aiken, SC, certainly is a contender. Alan wore the fiberglass model for three years, from 1966-68. For many years, the OSU Spirit squad had him listed as the first Brutus. And...