2010 – – Listed as second team deep snapper following spring practice.
2009 – – Redshirted.
High school honors – – Honorable mention all-conference offensive lineman as a senior . . . Career – – led team to second place finish in conference behind undefeated state champions . . . also lettered in track and baseball . . . earned all-district and all-conference honors as a junior in baseball.
Personal – – Born 3/11/91. . . Open major . . . parents are Katie and Kurt Knipper . . . named Whitefish Bay and North Shore Scholar Athlete . . . member of High Honor Roll throughout high school career . . . recipient of the Marine Corps Distinguished Athlete Award . . . high school coach was Jim Tietjen.