Football—Roster

Nick Kmetz
#15 Nick Kmetz

Class Year: 2012

Position: QB

Height: 5-10

Weight: 190

High School: Indian River

Hometown: Laurel, Del.

2010 season highlights: Kmetz, one of the top quarterbacks in the NESCAC, ranked second in the league in pass efficiency (123.3), fourth in total offense (252.0), and fifth in passing yards per game (231.2). He threw for 15 touchdown passes and completed 59 percent of his passes. Kmetz earned D3football National Team of the Week honors and NESCAC Offensive Player of the Week honors after a win over Tufts. Nick set three school records -- most total offense (473 yards), most completions (40), and most attempts (53) -- in the win against Tufts. 2009 season highlights: Nick was third in the NESCAC in total offense (234.0 yards per game), fourth in passing yards per game (202.9), and fourth in passing efficiency (113.2). He earned the prestigious Gold Helmet Award by the Gridiron Club of Boston after throwing for 273 yards and four touchdowns in a win over Tufts. Kmetz completed 129 of 251 passes and threw for 13 scores. He also ran for 249 yards and had three scores. 2008 season highlights: Kmetz earned the starting job at quarterback near the end of his first year. He threw for 166 yards, appearing in five games and also had a rushing touchdown. At Colby: Nick is majoring in Economics... participant in Polar Bear Plunge and Relay for Life...participated in Colby Cares Day. Before Colby: Played football, baseball, and wrestled at Indian River High School...named all-state at quarterback as a junior and senior...named all-conference at defensive back as a junior and senior.