#24 Mitch Knippenberg

Mitch KnippenbergMitch Knippenberg
  • Position: Catcher
  • Bat: right
  • Throw: right
  • Year: Junior
  • Hometown: Lakeville, Minn.
  • High School: St. Agnes

Started in 28 games last season…posted the second best fielding percentage of 0.989 with  152 put outs and 21 assists last season…batted .280 with 8 RBIs and 6 doubles…named the team's Rookie of the Year his freshman year…second team all-Iowa Conference honoree at catcher in 2013…started 30 of 33 appearances and was credited with 64 putouts and 21 assists…two-time Tri-Metro all-conference performer while at St. Agnes High…helped lead Aggies to Minnesota Class A state baseball title as a senior…named to all-state team…son of Tim and Diane Knippenberg.