High School honors – – Earned first-team all-state honors as a senior . . . second-team all-state as a junior and team MVP . . . first-team all-conference as a sophomore and team MVP . . . Career – – Three-year football letterman as running back, defensive back, and return specialist . . . prep team reached state playoffs three straight seasons, posting 19-11 record while reaching quarterfinals as a junior . . . rushed 154 times for 814 yards and 15 touchdowns as a senior, with 20 receptions for 205 yards and one touchdown . . . recorded 50 tackles on defense, with 4.5 tackles for loss and three interceptions for 85 yards . . . as a junior rushed 150 times for 813 yards and 18 touchdowns, along with 15 receptions for 194 yards and one touchdown . . . rushed for 1,002 yards and 17 touchdowns on 160 attempts as a sophomore, along with 24 receptions for 281 yards and one touchdown . . . team captain as a senior . . . also competed on baseball as a prep.
Personal – – Born 7/23/03 . . . sports medicine major . . . recognized with ICYF and IHSSA Distinguished Academic Achievement awards . . . parents are Teresa and Tony Kolarik . . . grandfather played baseball at Iowa . . . high school coach was Eric Kluver.