NAME: Josh Kattus
SCHOOL: Moeller High School
GRADUATING YEAR: 2022
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: First team all-state as a junior
HEIGHT: 6'4"-245 lbs.
RESIDENCE: Indian Hill
PARENTS: Eric & Lisa
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: "My parents."
FUTURE GOAL: NFL
Moeller's Josh Kattus is an all-star tight end for the Crusaders with authentic football bloodlines and the recipient of two dozen collegiate offers. Dad Eric was an all-star tight end for Colerain, University of Michigan and the Cincinnati Bengals. Josh has committed to continue his education and football next year at the University of Kentucky.
In the first seven games this season, Josh has 20 receptions for 307 receiving yards for a Crusader's squad that earned a 5-2 record to start the season.
Josh is coming off a junior year for the Crusaders when he had 29 receptions for 356 yards and 15 touchdowns, including big TD catches in games vs. St. Xavier (53 receiving yards), La Salle (50 receiving yards) and Highlands (68 receiving yards).
He earned numerous honors last season, including being named first team GCL south, first team all-city, first team SWO district and first team all-Ohio. He was named GCL Tight End of the Year.
Josh is active in community service and is a great student on the academic honor roll each quarter for the past three years. His favorite athlete is Tom Brady, favorite entertainer is Bruno Mars, favorite book is The lightning Thief, favorite movie is The Dark Night and most-like-to-meet is LeBron James.
COACH'S QUOTE – "Josh is a dominant tight end. He is a national elite level blocker and a very good receiver in the pass game."
— Mark Elder, Football Coach