"I kind of realized I have been here three years and it's time for me to step up and play," said Koets, who can play any position on the line. "It's an opportunity for me I have to show what I can do."
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"Everyone wants to play," Koets said between practices on Tuesday. "It is an opportunity for me and I just have to make the most of it."