2022 Honors – – Academic All-Big Ten for second year . . . 2022 – – Suffered injury during preseason and did not see action in 2022.
2021 Honors – – Academic All-Big Ten . . . 2021 – – Did not see any game action.
2020 – – Redshirted after joining the program as a walk-on.
High school honors – – Named team Defensive Player of the Year as a senior . . . earned first-team all-conference and all-district honors as a senior . . . Career – – Two-year football letterman as defensive lineman and tight end . . . did not play football prior to junior season . . . 62 tackles and two sacks as a senior . . . 35 tackles and two sacks as a junior . . . team captain as a senior . . . also lettered in basketball and baseball as a prep.
Personal – – Born 3/18/2002 . . . business major . . . parents are Elaine and Brent Witte . . . high school coaches were Blake Markway and Jim Schottmueller.