Ben Kimpler
Ben  Kimpler
RS Freshman

Libertyville, Ill.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 247

Defensive Line

2017: Appeared in 11 games … finished the season with 14 tackles and a pass breakup … had four tackles in game at Notre Dame, including one for loss … also had four tackles in win over Ball State.

2016: Redshirted.

High School:
Is a 2016 graduate of Libertyville High School ... coached by Mike Jones ... team captain ... as a senior earned first team All-State, first team All-Area, first team All-Conference and first team Chicago Tribune ... recorded 77 tackles and 10 sacks in 2015 ... three-year varsity starter ... also three-year varsity lettered in basketball and baseball.

Personal: Full name -- Benjamin Marks Kimpler ... born Aug. 5, 1997 ... son of Patrick and Kimberly Kimpler ... majoring in University Studies.