Hard-nosed Kris Kowalski lettered twice for the Cavs after transferring into Walsh in 1981. Kowalski was a starter on Walsh's 34-1, 1982-83 Mid-Ohio Conference and District 22 Championship teams. He was named honorable mention All-MOC in 1982-83. He finished his career fourth in assists (203) and fourth in single season assists (124). He was normally assigned to defend the opponents most prolific scorer.