Saint Charles, Ill.
|HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
2013: Appeared in nine contests for the Brown and Gold in his junior season...made a tackle in the season opener at North Dakota (Aug. 29)...recorded a stop versus William Jewell (Sept. 14)...notched four solo tackles in Valpo's 49-42 overtime win over Campbell (Sept. 28) on homecoming...registered a tackle at Drake (Oct. 26).
2012: Appeared in all 11 games for Valpo...tallied at least one tackle in each game for the Crusaders...made four tackles in the season opener versus St. Joseph's (Aug. 30)...had a tackle for a loss against Youngstown State (Sept. 8)...recorded four tackles including a fumble recovery at San Diego on Sept. 22nd...registered six tackles including four solo stops at Dayton on Oct. 20th...had a tackle for a loss against Marist (Oct. 27)...notched two solo tackles in Valpo's 41-21 win at Campbell on Nov. 3rd...tallied three tackles in back-to-back Saturdays against Davidson (Nov. 10) and Morehead State (Nov. 17).
2011: Appeared in all 11 games for the Crusaders ... made collegiate debut against Franklin on Sept. 3 ... made a solo tackle against San Diego (Oct. 8) ... named team’s Defensive Prep Team Player of the Week for the Duquesne game (Sept. 17).
2010: Sat out the season as a redshirt ... named team’s Defensive Prep Team Player of the Week for the Dayton game (Oct. 2).
Prep: A two-year letterwinner for the Spartans ... a member of the school’s first Illinois 5A state championship team with a 13-1 record as a junior ... voted team’s Outstanding Offensive Lineman as a senior ... also lettered in track and field.
Personal: John is the son of John and Claire Giovenco ... major is business management ... born June 26, 1992.