2001 (Freshman) - Played in one game during the season.... Saw action as a reserve wideout vs. New Mexico State (9/22)... Served on the scout team offense.
2000 - Redshirt season.
Indianola HS - Was a two-year starter and three-year letterwinner for the Indians... Also earned letters in track and basketball... Earned first team Elite All-State, first team All-Central Iowa Metro League by Des Moines Register in 1998 and 1999... First team All-CIML by coaches in 1999... First team All-State by coaches in 1999 ... All-County honors in 1998 and 1999... No. 2 wide receiver, and No. 13 prospect, in state of Iowa by First Down Recruiting... Indianola MVP in 1999... Selected to play in Shrine Bowl all-star game... Had 60 catches for 771 yards and 14 touchdowns in 1999 to set school and conference records... Ended high school career with 90 receptions and 26 touchdowns... High school coach was Dave Summy.
Personal - Born June 26, 1982... Parents are Fritz and Janna Polite... Father is a semipro football coach in Europe... Involved in Rotary Club... Aspires to work in marketing and promotions in the NFL following his football career.