Willie Knierim
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Willie  Knierim
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Skokie, Ill.

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 215

Position:
Forward

Juniors Team:
Dubuque/USHL

2016-17 | Game-by-Game
Suited up for 30 games … tallied eight points on four goals and four assists … scored a goal for his first-collegiate point at Denver (11/19) … scored the first goal of a 3-2 overtime comeback win while finishing +2 against Colorado College (12/10) … scored the game-winning goal against Western Michigan (1/28).

Before Miami

Netted 14 goals and 27 points with the Dubuque Fighting Saints in 2015-16 … added three goals and four points in the playoffs … played for the U.S. Under-19 Team at the World Junior A Challenge, recording four points in five games … selected to the 2016 USHL Top Prospects Game … played on the U.S. Under-18 Select Team at the 2015 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament and also played in the 2015 CCM/USA Hockey All-American Prospects Game … posted 28 points in 60 games with Dubuque in 2014-15, with an additional seven points (4g, 3a) in eight playoff games … also played for Team USA at the 2014 Five Nations Tournament in Germany … graduated with honors from Dubuque Senior High School.

Personal
Born Jan. 22, 1998 … son of Terry and Bill Knierim … majoring in Sport Leadership & Management.