2009-2010: Second team WHAC All-Conference; NAIA national player of the week (2/1/10); WHAC Player of the Week (2/1/10); CU Classic All-Tournament Team; second in the NAIA in total assists (178); third in the NAIA in assists/game (5.7); broke school record for assists in a single game with 14 versus Siena Heights (1/23/10); ranks first all time in team season assists (178); started in all 31 games; scored career high 27 points versus Concordia (2/25/10).
2008-2009: Started all 35 games averaging 10.7 points and 31 minutes per game; dished out a season high 7 assists against Huntington (11-18-08); scored a season high 22 points against Indiana Tech (2-11-09); averaged 72 percent from the free-throw line and connected on 50 percent from the field (139/277); named 3rd team WHAC All-Conference, All-Newcomer Team, and CU Classic Most Impressive Player.
High School: Two year starter at Hudsonville High School after playing for the Lansing Crusaders home school team; helped lead Hudsonville to back to back O.K. Red conference championships; averaged 19 points, 4.2 assists, 4.4 rebounds, three steals and shot 44 percent from the floor; named to the O.K. Red all-conference team as a junior and senior and was special mention on the Associated Press Class A all-state team; named to the Grand Rapids Press first team for the All-Area Dream Team; played in the Champions of Character high school All-Star game in 2008.
Points: 27 vs. Concordia (2/25/10)
Rebounds: 8 vs. Concordia (2/10/10)
Assists: 14 vs. Siena Heights (2/17/10)
Steals: 6 vs. Aquinas College (1-28-09)
3-Point Field Goals: 2 multiple games
Field Goals: 11 vs. Concordia (2/25/10)
Blocks: 2 Trinity Christian (11/7/09)
Minutes: 41 vs. St. Francis Ind. (1/2/10)
Class Rank: Junior
Major: Business Marketing
Hometown: Hudsonville, Mich.
High School: Hudsonville High School
Birth Date: April 16, 1990
Parents: Marv and Ruth Veltkamp
IN THE KNOW
Favorite Verse: Isaiah 41:10
Advice to aspiring athletes: Dream big, work hard at every thing and never give up
I can't live without my: Cell phone
My teammates would describe me as: Quiet but confident, focused and mysterious
Favorite Movie: The proposal
Favorite Restaurant: BW'S
Favorite Class at CU: confidential because professors get jealous
Favorite fruit: All of them!
Hidden Talent: losing ID and credit card every week, and then finding them every week.