Basketball Bio

Krista Knapke

5-10
Senior ('16)
Forward
Clayton, Ohio
Northmont
Major: Communicative Disorders
Minor: Gerontology

As a junior (2014-15): Started in all 25 games of the season... averaged 10.8 points and 6.3 rebounds per contest... had two double-doubles (North Central, Kalamazoo)... scored at least 10 points in 15 games... tallied a season-high 17 points on four occasions... posted season-high 11 rebounds twice... named to the all-tournament team at the Hope Post Exam Jam... Saint Mary's Athlete of the Week... ended the year with 270 points, 158 rebounds, 51 assists, 20 blocked shots, 18 steals... MIAA Academic Honor Roll

As a sophomore (2013-14): Started in 24 games while playing in all 25... scored career-high 24 points twice - Nov. 30 vs. Defiance and Feb. 15 vs. Alma... pulled down career-best 17 rebounds in Nov. 30 game against Defiance... had double-doubles against Northland, Defiance, and North Central... named to the Beth Baker Classic All-Tournament Team... Saint Mary's Athlete of the Week... finished the season with 185 rebounds, 39 assists, 12 blocked shots, 24 steals, and 274 points... MIAA Academic Honor Roll

As a freshman (2012-13): Started in 25 games... season high of 17 points against Alma.. ended the season with 150 rebounds, 27 assists, 28 steals, and 227 points... had double-doubles against Kalamazoo and Alma... named to the Beth Baker Classic All-Tournament Team... Saint Mary's Athlete of the Week... MIAA Academic Honor Roll

High School Honors: Valedictorian, Honor Society, three years of All-Conference GWOC 2nd Team Honor, one year All-Conference GWOC 1st Team Honor, District 9 Media Team, Southwest Ohio GWOC Honorable Mention, Dayton All-Area 2nd Team

Other Saint Mary's Activities: NSSLHA Club member, Student-Athlete Advisory Committee Vice President and President, participated in European Summer Study Abroad Program - 2014