Frank Kaminsky - C (2011)

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PF / C
235 lb.
Lisle (IL) Benet Academy
Illinois Wolves

Rankings Rankings

Scout:   (#21 C)
ESPN:  92  (#14 C)
24/7:  80  (#242 overall)
City/Suburban Hoops Report: #11 player in Illinois (2011)

Previous Rankings: 2 Stars > 3 Stars (#17 > #20 C) by Scout; 88 (#34 > #33 > #36 C) > 89 (#22 C) by ESPN; #12 > #18 player in Illinois

Honors Honors

2011 Second Team All-State - Class 4A (AP)
2011 First Team All-State - Class 4A (Sun-Times)
2011 First Team All-State (IBCA)
2011 DuPage County All-Area Co-Captain (Daily Herald)
2011 Co-Player of the Year (Naperville Sun)
2011 East Suburban Catholic Conference Player of the Year
2011 All-East Suburban Catholic Conference
2010 DuPage County All-Area Team (Daily Herald)
2010 All-East Suburban Catholic Conference

Statistics Statistics

2010-11: 14.2 ppg, 8.7 rpg, 2.8 apg, 4.2 bpg | Senior (Benet)
2009-10: 13 ppg, 10 rpg, 4 bpg | Junior (Benet)

Signed LOI Signed National Letter of Intent

Signed on November 10, 2010
Ryan adds four freshman for Class of 2011 (
Signing day roundup (Chicago Sun-Times)

Verbally committed on June 12, 2010
Benet's Kaminsky commits to Wisconsin (Chicago Sun-Times)
Benet center Frank Kaminsky commits to Wisconsin (Chicago Tribune)
Jim Jackson's son among two commitments for Badgers (Wisconsin State Journal)

Press Clippings Recent Press

04.30: Farragut's D.J. Tolliver, Benet's Frank Kaminsky help West Side top South Side (Chicago Tribune)
04.04: Benet Basketball Stars Play Sunday in All-American Game (Naperville Patch)
03.31: Three future Badgers selected for prep all-star game (
03.10: Kaminsky, Sobolewski together again (Daily Herald)
02.21: Frank Kaminsky and Unheralded Underclassmen are Among the Highlighters (Illinois Prep Bullseye)
02.19: No. 2 Benet send No. 1 Simeon to second straight loss (Chicago Tribune)
02.19: Benet's Kaminsky big, complete package (ESPN)
02.12: Benet Academy - The State of Illinois' Most Worthy Boys Basketball Challenger Since... (Illinois Prep Bullseye)
01.24: Kaminsky's versatility key to Benet's success (Chicago Sun-Times)
01.23: Benet's 'Other Guys' Bounce Glenbard East (Naperville Patch)
01.15: Benet rolls despite no Sobolewski (Chicago Sun-Times)
01.15: How good is Benet? (Daily Herald)
01.12: High altitude, no attitude (Chicago Tribune)

12.28: No. 4 Benet spreads the wealth in victory against New Trier (Chicago Tribune)
12.27: Wisconsin-bound Kaminsky in fine form as Benet tops Von Steuben (Chicago Tribune)
12.20: Benet gears up for Proviso West (Chicago Tribune)
12.15: Frank Kaminsky, David Sobolewski lead No. 4 Benet past Lockport (Chicago Tribune)
12.10: Kaminsky, Redwings soar by Notre Dame (Chicago Sun-Times)
12.04: Benet turns Shamrocks inside out (Chicago Sun-Times)
11.26: Kaminsky dominates at both ends for Benet (Chicago Sun-Times)
11.23: Benet rolls in season opener (Chicago Sun-Times)
11.21: Benet Standouts Set to Begin Much-Anticipated Season (Naperville Patch)
11.10: Benet's Kaminsky, Sobolewski go from obscurity to the Big Ten (Chicago Tribune)
06.16: Benet's Frank Kaminsky chooses Wisconsin (
06.03: Sabbatical allows Frank Kaminsky to grow (
05.08: Frank Kaminsky receives second high major offer (Illinois Prep Bulls Eye)
05.06: Size = Offers ... Kaminsky nabs big one (City/Suburban Hoops Report)
03.15: Redwings trying to bake fewer turnovers (Chicago Sun-Times)
03.02: Kaminsky leads Benet in comeback (Chicago Sun-Times)
02.21: Redwings end St. Joe's 31-game win streak (Chicago Sun-Times)
01.16: Kaminsky leads Benet to win over Oswego in historic gym (Chicago Tribune)

12.17: Redwings pull off inside job (Naperville Sun)

Multimedia Audio / Video

Highlights: Frank Kaminsky - YouTube (02.04.11)
Interview: Hoops Showdown: Kaminsky Interview - Redwing Sports Network (01.22.11)
Game: Benet 58, Simeon 54 - YouTube (01.20.11)
Game: Benet 65, Notre Dame 58 (4th Q) - YouTube (12.12.10)
Highlights: Illini Team Camp - WEEK News 25 (06.24.10)
Interview: Frank Kaminsky - SWAGair Interview w/Dan Poneman - YouTube (06.17.10)
Highlights: Frank Kaminsky - 2011 Highlights - Illinois Wolves - YouTube (04.20.10)

More Info Additional Info

2010-11 Schedule | 2009-10 | Chicago Sun-Times | Chicago Tribune | Redwing Sports Network

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