Kniffin Earns Accolades From D3football.com
TACOMA, Wash. – Junior wide receiver Adam Kniffin was selected to D3football.com's All-West Region Second Team on Monday. Kniffin was recognized for another record-breaking year in 2011.
Kniffin, a native of Salem, Ore., once again led the Loggers and the Northwest Conference in receiving. He hauled in 95 catches for 995 yards, both of which are school records, and 12 touchdowns. He also finished second in Division III with 10.56 catches per game and 14th with 110.56 receiving yards per game.
Kniffin's record-breaking career reached new heights in 2011 as he broke career marks in receptions and touchdown catches. He now 187 career catches, 29 of which went for touchdowns, for 1,906 yards. He is just 306 yards short of the career yardage record set by Hall-of-Famer Mike Bos.
Kniffin and the Loggers had another high-flying year offensively, ranking eighth in Division in passing yards per game.
All 11 offensive starters and nine defensive starters, including Kniffin, will return when the Loggers take the field in 2012.