2013: Started all 15 matches as a sophomore, ranking second on the team with six assists and added two goals. Earned Honorable Mention All-Pac-12 selection. Recorded first assist of season against Grand Canyon (9/13) and first goal of season at San Diego State (10/13). Recorded assist and scored game-winning goal in 2-1 win against Cal (11/13), helping Stanford advance to the NCAA Tournament. Recorded game-winning assist against Cal State Northridge (11/24) in second round of NCAA Tournament.
2012: Named Pac-12 Freshman of the Year. Started 12 of 15 appearances, scoring three goals with two assists. Scored first career collegiate goal in season-opening 1-0 win at San Francisco (8/24). Recorded first assist against Oregon State (10/18).
Called into U.S. U-18 National Team for Arizona training camp in 2011 (2/12-20).
Played for Sounders FC Academy from 2010-12, and played for Sounders FC U-23s in 2013. Appeared in five MLS Reserve League matches for Sounders FC. Named the 2011 Gatorade Washington State Player of the Year after helping Garfield to the 2010 league title. Named league and team MVP in 2011 and was a two-time All-KingCo Conference selection.
Son of Richard and Bernadette Kovar and has one younger sister, Heather. Undeclared major, but interested in medicine.