AS A FRESHMAN IN 2009:
• Played in one game, seeing action against Dartmouth.
• Played for head coach Antonio Dellasanta at Murdock High School.
• Served as team captain during his junior and senior seasons.
• Earned Worcester Telegram & Gazette All-Star honors.
• Named the Defensive Most Valuable Player of the Mid-Wachusett C League as a senior.
• Led the team in tackles in 2006, 2007 and 2008.
• Selected to play in the Shriners Classic All-Star game.
• Also lettered in basketball at Murdock.
• Member of National Honor Society.
• Son of John and Penny Maliska.
• Father played football at Macalester College.
• Majoring in Sociology.