High School: 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.
Personal: Son of John and Penny Maliska ... Father played football at Macalester College ... Has not yet declared a major.