ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
15 - John Kolb
John Kolb
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Bridgewater, N.J.
High School: Pingry School
Position: Driver
House Affiliation: Dunster

2007 (Freshman):
ACWPC Academic All-American Team ... CWPA All-Academic Team ... Scored two goals and added three assists in rookie campaign ... Recorded three steals, two kickouts drawn and one block ... Had two markers in win over Washington & Jefferson ... Made two steals in victory against Connecticut College.

High School:
Four-year letterwinner in both water polo and swimming at The Pingry School ... Played driver position in water polo and captained both teams as a senior ... Earned team's Senior Award and was named a high school Academic All-American in swimming, also as a senior ... Swim team finished second in the state prep tournament ... National Merit semifinalist ... AP Scholar with Distinction ... Cum Laude Society ... Rensselaer math and science awards ... Accepted to N.J. Governor's School in the Sciences ... Maxima Cum Laude on the national Latin exam ... Edward J. Bloustein Distinguished Scholar ... Ernest C. Shawcross Chemistry Award ... Antoine duBourg Physics Award ... Latin prize ... Valedictorian of senior class ... Son of Mark and Kathleen ... Enjoys biking, skiing, poker and billiards ... Enjoys a cappella ... Older brother Paul '08, played on the Harvard water polo team for two years.