Nick Kowalczuk
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Nick Kowalczuk

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Oak Park, Ill.

High School:
Oak Park-River Forest

Last College:
Michigan

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 220

Position:
INF

Birthdate:
06/23/1994

B/T:
R/R

02/13/2014

Defending MVC Champion Redbirds Open 113th Season vs. Butler

Illinois State went 39-19 in 2013, winning the MVC regular season title outright.

Michigan: Spent one semester at Michigan before transferring to Illinois State.

Oak Park-River Forest High School:Two-sport varsity athlete, having competed in baseball and wrestling ... was a four-year varsity baseball player ... clubbed seven home runs and 36 RBI during senior season ... belted three home runs in one game as a senior ... guided Oak Park-Rover Forest to a regional championship en route to a Chicago Sun-Times all-area first-team honor ... was named all-west suburban conference and the Oak Park - River Forest High School male athlete of the year ... also was a letterwinner in wrestling.

Personal:Born 6-23-94 in Oak Park, Ill. ... son of Pete and Paula Kowalczuk ... has one brother, Peter Jr., and one sister, Elyse ... major: Marketing.