Marlboro High School: Lettered all four years in swimming ... Rookie of the Year as a freshman and eventually became his team's MVP ... Second team All-Shore selection ... Member of the National Honor Society and Spanish National Honor Society in his junior and senior years.
Personal: Born 3/6/91 in Livingston, N.J. ... Oldest of three sons of John and Suzanne Kracke ... Has younger brothers Joseph (17) and Danny (13) ... Chose to attend Villanova for its academic reputation and sense of community ... Plans to be a Business major ... Hopes to one day become an orthodontist.