University of Iowa Athletics

#91 Lukas Van Ness

Height 6-5
Weight 259 lbs.
Class Fr.
Hometown Barrington, Ill.
High School Barrington

High School Honors — Named MSL Conference Defensive Player of the Year and first-team all-conference as a senior…named first-team all-state by Champaign News Gazette…first-team all-area as a senior by Daily Herald and Pioneer Press…Career — Two-year football letterman, helping prep team advance to state playoffs as a junior and senior…team captain as a senior…recorded 67 tackles as a senior, with 17 quarterback pressures, eight tackles for loss, five sacks, one forced fumble, and one blocked punt…also earned three letters in hockey.

Personal — Born 7/6/01…business major…member of National Honor Society…earned academic all-state recognition…parents are Leanna and Jason Van Ness…high school coach was Joe Sanchez.