Michael Jocz 81
Michael  Jocz

Graduate Student

Novi, Mich.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 239



5th Sr.


Jocz Voted Academic All-District

Football's Jocz Voted Academic All-District


Jocz Named Semifinalist for Campbell Trophy

Jocz Named Semifinalist for Football's Campbell Trophy


Scholar Stories: Jocz Looking to Make His Passion Safer

Scholar Stories: Jocz Engineering Future Through Football


Chesson's Selection as Team MVP Highlights Awards at Bust

Chesson's Selection as MVP Highlights Awards at Football Bust


2012 Michigan Football Roster

2012 Michigan Football Roster


At Michigan
• Three-year letterman
• CoSIDA Academic All-District Five
• Has appeared in 21 career games with one starting assignment at tight end
• 2015-16 Academic All-Big Ten
• National Football Foundation Hampshire Honor Society Membership
• Earned U-M Athletic Academic Achievements
• 2015 Dr. Arthur D. Robinson Scholarship recipient as the top U-M senior football student athlete

Fifth-Year Senior (2016)
• National Football Foundation and College Football of Fame Scholar-Athlete Semifinalist
• CoSIDA Academic All-Distric Five
• Semifinalist for the National Football Foundation and College Football Hall of Fame Scholar-Athlete Award
• Played in all 13 games and made one start at tight end
• Has also contributed on special teams in every game
• Saw playing time at tight end vs. Hawaii (Sept. 3)
• Made first reception of his career for 12 yards vs. UCF (Sept. 10)
• Blocked a punt against Colorado (Sept. 17) that was returned for a touchdown by Grant Perry
• Contributed on special teams and at tight end against Penn State (Sept. 24)
• Made first career start in two tight end set vs. Wisconsin (Oct. 1)
• Played tight end at Rutgers (Oct. 8) and against Illinois (Oct. 22) and Michigan State (Oct. 29)
• Tipped a punt against Indiana (Nov. 19)
• Played special teams at Ohio State (Nov. 26) and against Florida State in the Orange Bowl (Dec. 30)

Senior (2015)
• Academic All-Big Ten
• BYU (Sept. 26): Made his first appearance of the season as a reserve tight end

Junior (2014)
• Academic All-Big Ten
• Earned first varsity letter
• Appeared in four games

Sophomore (2013)
• U-M Athletic Academic Achievement award
• Appeared in one game as a reserve tight end

Freshman (2012)
• Did not see game action
• Redshirted

• Attended Novi High School (2012) coached by Todd Pennycuff
• National Honor Society
• Varsity letterman in football

Honors and Rankings
• Earned all-conference at wide receiver as a senior

Other Sports
• Varsity letterman in basketball and track

• Michael Steven Jocz was born on January 9, 1994
• Enrolled in the College of Engineering, majoring in mechanical engineering.


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