Collin Hartmann - Football - University of Kentucky Athletics 69


  • position Defensive End
  • height 6-4
  • Weight 262
  • class Senior
  • Hometown Somerset, Ky.
  • High school Somerset

2020 – Junior

  • Practiced with the team
  • Named to SEC Fall Academic Honor Roll

2019 – Sophomore

  • Saw his first collegiate action vs. UT Martin and charted a quarterback hurry

2018 – Freshman

  • Practiced with the team
  • First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll

High School

  • Rated a three-star prospect by 247Sports, Rivals and ESPN
  • Two-year starter at defensive end for head coach Robby Lucas
  • Totaled 240 tackles and 25 sacks in two seasons for the Briar Jumpers
  • Named AP and Courier-Journal All-State honorable mention in 2017
  • Earned Kentucky Defensive Player of the Game after totaling 10 tackles and three sacks in the 2017 Best of the Bluegrass All-Star game, which matches some of Kentucky’s top high school players against each other
  • Also invited to play in the Kentucky/Tennessee All-Star game
  • Didn’t start playing football until his junior year of high school because he was a basketball player and didn’t know if he would like football
  • Chose Kentucky over Western Kentucky


  • Born in Somerset, Kentucky
  • Son of Von and Jon Mick and Randy Hartmann
  • Siblings are Hadlee, Hudson, and Rachel
  • Major is management

Collin Says

  • His dream job is to be the President of the United States
  • The person who has most influenced him in his life is his mother
  • Most people don’t know he only played football two years in high school
  • Chris Hemsworth would play him in a movie about his life
  • Besides football, he’s also good at making TikToks
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