Nick McKolosky


About Me
Three-year letterman and starter . . . enters his senior season ranked fifth in school history with 2,147 career rushing yards . . . also enters the season as team’s only player with 30 consecutive starts (every game of his career) . . . eight career games with 100+ yards . . . started all 10 games as a junior (2008) . . . team captain . . . honorable mention all-PAC . . . voted team’s MVP . . . earned second selection to the ESPN The Magazine/CoSIDA Academic All-District team . . . ranked second in the PAC and 70th in the nation in rushing (85.1 yards per game) . . . second in all-purpose yards (142.9) and 46th in the nation . . . rushed 242 times for 851 yards (3.5 avg.) and a career-high 10 touchdowns . . . season-high 146 yards on 30 carries and a career-long 59-yard TD run vs. Saint Vincent (9/20) . . . also rushed for 100+ yards vs. Bethany (10/18) with 23 for 137 and vs. Grove City (11/8) with 30 for 132 . . . tied a career high with three rushing TDs vs. Bethany . . . team’s fourth-leading receiver with 30 catches for 242 yards . . . best receiving game was five catches (42 yards) at Thomas More (9/27) . . . also hauled in 67 receiving yards (on 4 catches) vs. Thiel (10/4) . . . returned 17 kickoffs for 296 yards (17.4 avg.) including a team-long return of 54 yards at Waynesburg (10/11) where he returned five kicks for 112 yards . . . team’s offensive MVP twice (Saint Vincent and Grove City) . . . SAAC Titan Athlete of the Week (Saint Vincent) . . . Head Coach’s Honor Roll (3.0+ gpa) . . . started all 10 games as a sophomore (2007) . . . honorable mention all-PAC . . . ranked fourth in the PAC and 51st in the nation in rushing (97.8) . . . rushed 238 times for 978 yards and five TDs . . . ranked fifth in the PAC in all-purpose yards (126.7) . . . team’s third-leading receiver (29 catches for 200 yards) . . . also returned six kicks for 89 yards . . . all five career 100+ yard rushing games came during the season, including career-high 156 on 28 carries vs. Frostburg State (10/27) . . . also career-high 34 carries (105 yards) vs. Thiel (11/3) . . . set career high with three rushing TDs at Saint Vincent (9/8) . . . season-high seven catches (29 yards) vs. Geneva (9/15) and 43 receiving yards (4 catches) vs. Saint Vincent . . . “game day” captain for Geneva, Wash. & Jeff. (10/13) and Bethany (10/20) games . . . team’s offensive MVP twice (Saint Vincent and Frostburg State) . . . team’s “Big Hit” of the week (Frostburg State) . . . SAAC Titan Athlete of the Week (Saint Vincent) . . . ESPN The Magazine/CoSIDA Academic All-District . . . PAC and Athletic Director’s Honor Roll (3.6+ gpa) . . . started all 10 games as a freshman (2006) . . . first freshman running back to start a season-opener for Westminster since 1995 (Denny Flora) . . . team’s leading rusher with 88 carries for 318 yards and two TDs . . . team’s third-leading receiver with 36 catches for 266 yards and two scores . . . season-high rushing 76 yards on eight carries at Wash. & Jeff. (10/14) . . . career-high eight catches for 82 yards in win over Adrian (9/23) . . . returned 18 kicks with a 16.2-yard average . . . Head Coach’s Honor Roll . . . personal: birthday is Dec. 18 . . . son of Dennis and Tyrene McKolosky


 
Class: Senior
Hometown: Johnstown, PA
High School: Westmont Hilltop
Major: Biology
Position: RB
Number: 33
Height: 5-7
Weight: 185

2009 Roster