TRIA Prep Salute, Dec. 6: Maple Grove senior QB Jacob Kilzer

Every Tuesday at 6:50 p.m. during the school year, we recognize a high school athlete or team with our TRIA Prep Salute.

This week’s honoree is Maple Grove senior quarterback Jacob Kilzer. He helped lead the Crimson to the 6A state championship.

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Kilzer threw for 1,352 yards and 13 touchdowns and had 1,273 rushing yards and 20 touchdowns. He ran for two scores and threw for another, a 45-yarder, in the Prep Bowl.

In two-plus seasons as the starter, Kilzer finished with a record of 26-2.

Kilzer has college interest from the Gophers, North Dakota St., and more.