2003: Kowalski made his third career start against Central Michigan April 23...posted a 2-0 record with victories against Siena Heights April 22 and Eastern Michigan May 7...threw a career-high six innings against Eastern Michigan and only allowed two earned runs on six hits...saw a combined five innings of Big Ten action against Michigan, Iowa and Illinois.
2002: Did not see action.
High School: Four time letterwinner in baseball...received all-county, all-district and all-region honors in both junior and senior seasons...named first team all-state...was USA Today All-America honorable mention...academic all-state...recorded 1.64 career ERA...won nine games and had 106 strikeouts, leading De La Salle to the Michigan state title in 2000.
Personal: Born Jan. 19, 1982 in Sterling Heights, Mich., to Michael and Carolyn Kowalski...packaging major...enjoys football, basketball and bowling...favorite professional player is Barry Bonds and favorite team is the Oakland Athletics.
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