Duke Football BIO
88 Erich Schneider
2015: Reserve tight end ... in 26 career games, has seven pass receptions for 32 yards (4.57) and one TD ... logged a career-high two receptions against Pittsburgh in 2014 ... along with Braxton Deaver (1,302) and David Reeves (1,848), gives Duke a trio of TEs with 600+ career snaps of experience each ... joins redshirt sophomore OT Sterling Korona and freshman OT Reno Rosene as the tallest members of the program at 6’7” ... has played 661 career snaps.
2014: Played in all 13 games ... caught six passes for 19 yards (3.17) and one TD ... had a season-high two catches against Pittsburgh ... first collegiate TD reception covered one yard against Virginia from QB Anthony Boone ... on the field for 434 snaps.
2013: Did not see game action.
2012: Played in all 13 games ... had one pass reception for 13 yards (13.00) ... lone catch of the year came at Stanford ... on the field for 227 total snaps.
PRIOR TO DUKE: Four-year letterman at Jacksonville Episcopal under coach David Hess ... as a senior, helped squad to the state playoffs by catching 43 passes for 576 yards and three touchdowns ... named to the 2011 Super 24 team by the Florida Times-Union ... honored with the 2011 Play of the Year by First Coast News ... had 48 receptions for 546 yards and one touchdown as a junior ... in sophomore campaign, hauled in 36 passes for 435 yards and three touchdowns and, as a freshman, had 22 catches for 345 yards and two touchdowns ... career prep numbers included 149 receptions for 1,902 yards and nine touchdowns ... also lettered in baseball and basketball.
PERSONAL: Son of Erika and Timothy Schneider ... father was a four-year (1977-78-79-80) member of the swimming and diving team at St. Olaf College, helping the Oles to three conference championships ... brother, Hans, also swam at St. Olaf College ... sister, Betsy, was a member of the rowing team at Bucknell University ... born November 12, 1993 ... majoring in English while pursuing a certificate in markets and management.