2002-03 (Freshman) Played in 19 games and had one goal and three assists ... Played in the last 14 straight games ... First career goal came in the third period at Wayne State, March 1 ... Recorded an assist in three straight games with one against Alabama-Huntsville and one in each game vs. Quinnipiac.
High School (Eden Prairie) Lettered two years in hockey ... Team captain and all-conference as a senior ... Earned the team's hustle award as a senior ... Team won the sectional championship as a junior ... Golden Eagle nominee ... Played in the Minnesota Great 8 Festival... High school hockey coach was Lee Smith.
Personal Shoots right ... Member of Cadet Squadron 28, the Blackbirds ... Parents are Gregory and Sally Knaeble ... Major is operations research ... Hobbies are hunting and fishing ... Completed Combat Survival Training and a class in computer science this past summer ... Spent his leave water skiing, wake boarding and playing golf ... Person in history he would like to meet is NFL Hall of Famer Walter Payton ... Greatest moment in sports was playing in the Minnesota State High School Hockey Tournament ... Brother, Brian, played hockey at Niagara in 2000 ... Favorite meal is lobster ... Favorite class subject is economics ... Favorite movie is BASEketball ... If he could live anywhere in the world it would be the jungle in Africa... Favorite team is the "Minnesota North Stars" ... Favorite player is former North Star winger Brian Bellows.
Career Year GP G A PTS PIM SOG PP SH GW 2002-03 (Fr.) 19 1 3 4 9-18 13 0 0 0