Quarterback | 6'4 | 195
Pine Creek HS
| Colorado Springs, Colo.
Pine Creek Head Coach Todd Miller
"Kris has displayed unbelievable leadership for his three years and helped lead our team to successful seasons.
"His greatest attributes are his leadership and physicality. He uses his speed and height to be tough, and it is an old-school toughness that you just don't see anymore.
"Kris has a willingness to succeed and will do anything it takes to get to that level.He wants to play at the next level and is so driven to get there.Kris wants to get out there and prove to everyone that he has what it takes to succeed.He made the right decision and he will work hard on the field and in the classroom."
Selected Vanderbilt over Colorado, Colorado State, Montana
Senior team captain... Team MVP as senior... Three-year letterwinner at QB and safety... Helped lead team to three consecutive league championships... During senior
campaign, passed for 1,650 yards and 16 TDs while rushing for 649 yards and seven TDs... As senior safety, contributed 45 total tackles... Earned First Team
All-Southern Colorado All-State QB honors... Also earned All-State recognition as senior safety... Named 5A-4A All-Area as junior and senior... Also earned letters in basketball.
Lawrence Kris Kentera... Born Aug. 24, 1992... Son of Kris and Kim Kentera... Dad is a traveling businessman; mom is a consultant... Has three sisters: Nicole, Alex and Bailey... Dad played receiver at Georgia Tech; granddad played LB and FB for Arizona State... Works summer job cleaning carts at nearby Pine Creek Golf Club... Enjoys
snowboarding and golfing.