6 Dan Piko
6 - Dan Piko
Height: 6-0
Weight: 185
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Oak Lawn, Ill.
High School: Marist Academy
Position: WR

2013: Earned honorable mention on the All-Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference team...led Ashland in catches (41), receiving yards (623), yards per catch (15.2) and receiving touchdowns (5)...he had 3 100-yard receiving games, including a season-high 155-yard effort in the season finale at home against Tiffin (Nov. 9)...recorded 16 catches for 318 yards (19.9-yard average) and 4 touchdowns in the season's final 3 games...a versatile player, he was 3-for-3 for 120 yards as a passer, ran 3 times for 7 yards, returned 8 punts for 82 yards and returned a kickoff for 22 yards.

2012: Piko finished third on the team in receptions (32), touchdown catches and receiving yards and led the team in yards per catch (17.7)...had three or more catches in a game seven times...tied his career, single-game high for receptions when he had six receptions for 142 yards at Ferris State (Sept. 15)...at Tiffin (Nov. 30) caught four passes for 69 yards and a touchdown...returned a kickoff 43 yards for a score at Ferris State (Sept. 15).

2011: As the year went on Piko found himself on the field more and more...he ended the season fourth on the team in receptions...Piko caught a season-high six passes for 31 yards and a touchdown in the four-overtime win against Indianapolis (Sept. 10). That TD catch measured 4 yards...Piko had a season-best 41 receiving yards against Hillsdale (Sept. 17) on four receptions...the game against the Chargers also saw him catch a season-long 20-yard pass...for most of the season Piko lined up as an inside receiver. 

High School: Piko was a two-time All-East Suburban Catholic League selection…Piko was named all-state and all-area…he lettered twice apiece in football and basketball.

Personal: Piko's parents are James and Mary Piko.

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