Hometown: Fremont, Neb.
Previous School: Fremont
Competed in six events and a total of nine rounds, averaging a score of 82.6 ... shot a season low 74 on day 1 of the Bethel Invite, where he placed 19th (season best) ... carded scores of 86 and 81 at GPAC qualifiers.
Knoepfel golfed in 12 tournaments for the Bulldogs, including all four GPAC qualifiers. Knoepfel's scores for all four GPAC qualifiers were 83-78-82-85, placing him 28th in the GPAC to end the year. Jared's best round came at the Doane Spring Invite on April 11 where he shot a 77 ... Averaged an 82.4 over the course of the season.
Lettered three times as a varsity golfer at Fremont High School under head coach Todd Neihaus ... served as team captain for two years ... qualified for the state championships in each of his final three prep seasons ... finished as the conference runner up as a senior following honorable mention all-conference seasons as a junior and sophomore ... named academic all-state twice for golf ... led the Tigers to a conference basketball title during an all-conference season as a senior ... named academic all-conference three times in basketball ... finished in the top five in the state in assists as a senior.
Born May 23, 1995, in Sioux Falls, S.D. ... Son of Jim and Lisa Knoepfel ... has an older brother, Jordan, and a younger brother, Tyler ... enjoys "anything sports" and hanging out with friends.