Chase is a 2009 graduate from Byron High. He played in the Durand-Byron rivalry his junior and senior year. His junior season total he had 8 TD’s as a receiver and nearly 1000 yards gained. He was declared 1st team GAC WR after that season. His senior season he had a total of 17 TD’s, a total 1908 all-purpose yards, 600 return yards, 48 tackles, 4 interceptions and 1 fumble recovery. He also had a 60% pass completion rating and was named 1st team GAC at running back. He then went on to play college ball at Southwest Minnesota State.