Franklin High School: Six-time letterwinner (baseball 4, basketball 2) and two-time baseball captain (junior, senior) ... Helped coach Jim Hughes and the Sabers to 90 wins over a four-year period and a pair of Wisconsin State Summer Championships (2010-11) ... As a freshman posted a 5-2 record with 44 strikeouts and a 5.60 ERA in 40 innings ... During sophomore campaign sported a 5-1 ledger with 64 punch outs and a 2.45 ERA in 54.2 innings ... Earned honorable mention all-conference honors ... Participated in the 2011 USSSA All-American Games ... Named team captain as a junior ... Lowered his ERA to 1.97 with 73 strikeouts in 46.1 innings ... Posted a 4-4 record on the mound on his way to first team all-conference and second-team all-state honors ... Named 2012 Preseason High Honorable Mention Underclassmen All-American by Perfect Game ... As a senior earned First-Team All-Greater Metro honors after posting a 3-0 record on the mound ... Pitched in four games posting a 0.00 ERA with 29 strikeouts and five walks in 19.0 innings ... Named Second-Team All-Central Regional by Perfect Game ... Following senior campaign listed as the top left-hander and the overall No. 3 prospect in the state of Wisconsin by Perfect Game ... Played summer ball for Coach R.J. Fergus and the Hitters Baseball club posting a 3-1 record with a 0.94 ERA and 52 strikeouts in 37.1 innings ... Earned 2012 Second-Team All-State Summer honors ... Member of the Chicago Scouts Association team in the fall where he was a perfect 3-0 on the mount with a 1.80 ERA and 37 strikeouts in 25 innings for Coach John Sarna ... Named to the 2012 WWBA World Championship All-Tournament Team ... Tossed four scoreless innings with nine punch outs at the 2012 WWBA Kernels Foundation Championships earning all-tournament team honors ... Participated in the 2011 PG WWBA Underclassmen World Championships (Ft. Myers, Fla.), 2011-12 PG WWBA World Championships (Jupiter, Fla.) and the 2011-12 PG WWBA Kernels Foundation Championships (Cedar Rapids, Iowa) ... Named team captain as a senior for basketball team ... Three-time honor roll member.
Personal: Full name is Evan Jacob Kruczynski ... Born Mar. 31, 1995 ... Son of Tammy and Jeff Kruczynski ... Has one sibling (Taylor) ... Intended major is criminal justice.