Prep ... Graduated from Oak Park River Forest High School (2013) ... Was a four-year letterwinner at Oak Park-River Forest High School in Oak Park, Ill. ... Was the Oak Park-River Forest Male Athlete of the Year in 2013 ... Named to the Chicago Sun Times All-Area first team ... Helped the Huskies to four regional championships and a 4A state championship his junior season ... Was an All-West Suburban Conference (Silver) selection his senior year ... Hit three home runs in one game on April 2, 2013 ... Had seven home runs and 36 RBI's in 2013 ... Drove in 34 runs during his junior campaign ... Played summer baseball for the Chicago White Sox Academy Baseball Team and Top Tier ... Was a West Suburban Conference (Silver) All-Academic selection as a senior.
Personal ... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts ... Undecided Major ... Son of Peter and Paula Kowalczuk ... Born June 23, 1994.