- Played one season (2021) at Northern Illinois University after graduating from Western Illinois where he played three seasons (2017-19) after redshirting the 2016 season.
- Rushed for 448 yards and 12 touchdowns on 98 attempts (4.6 avg.) and caught 13 passes for 113 yards (8.7 avg.) and two touchdowns in 13 games for the Huskies in 2021.
- Earned third-team All-MAC honors from Phil Steele.
- Named a team captain despite joining the team in January of 2021.
- Rushed for 429 yards and three touchdowns on 97 carries and caught 128 passes for 1,204 yards and 10 touchdowns over 35 games at Western Illinois.
- Named first-team All-Missouri Valley Conference as both a sophomore in 2018 and a junior in 2019.
- Attended Crete-Monee High School where he earned all-state honors and was a two-time All-Area and All-Conference selection.
- Rushed for 1,800 yards and 36 total touchdowns in high school.
- Son of George and Roberta Ratkovich.
- Graduated from Western Illinois with a BS in engineering technology.