CAREER: Lettered four seasons (2014-16-17-18) … 2018 Academic All-ACC selection and 2017 CoSIDA Academic All-District pick … in 41 career games (one start), caught 49 passes for 431 yards (8.80) and 12 TDs ... set the Duke career record for touchdown receptions by a tight end, surpassing 10 by Stan Crisson (1961-63) … eight career touchdown passes from QB Daniel Jones tied the duo for the 12th most by a Blue Devil combination … finished with 2+ receptions in 13 games including a career-high five catches against Virginia in 2016 ... reached 20+ receiving yards in 10 games including a career-high 51 yards against Georgia Tech in 2016 ... career-long reception of 31 yards came against Georgia Tech in 2016 ... on the field for 816 career snaps.
2018 Game-by-Game Statistics
2018: Academic All-ACC selection ... played in all 13 games and made one start, against Virginia ... caught 14 passes for 115 yards (8.21) and seven TDs ... tied Stan Crisson (1963) for the Duke single-season record for TD receptions by a tight end … caught two TD passes versus N.C. Central and had one score against Northwestern, Georgia Tech, Virginia, North Carolina and Temple … tied for eighth in the ACC, and 73rd nationally, in receiving touchdowns … had 2+ receptions in four games including a season-high three versus Virginia ... also had a year-best 44 receiving yards versus the Cavaliers ... season-long catch covered 22 yards versus Virginia ... coupled with teammates Daniel Helm (2) and Noah Gray (1) to form the only TE group in the ACC to combine for 10+ touchdowns ... paired with Helm (26-271-2) to form the lone TE duo in the ACC to post 14+ receptions, 100+ receiving yards and 2+ TDs apiece ... combined with T.J. Rahming (8) and Johnathan Lloyd (5) to form the first trio in Duke history with 5+ receiving touchdowns apiece in a season … with Rahming, formed just the third duo in program history to have seven or more receiving scores each in the same season, joining Clarkston Hines (10) and Keith Ewell (7) in 1988 and Jamison Crowder and Conner Vernon with eight apiece in 2012 … on the field for 387 snaps.
2017 Game-by-Game Statistics
2017: CoSIDA Academic All-District pick ... played in all 13 games ... caught 17 passes for 154 yards (9.06) and three TDs ... had 2+ receptions in three games including a season-high four versus Northern Illinois ... also had a season-high 35 receiving yards in the Quick Lane Bowl victory over the Huskies ... season-long catch covered 28 yards against North Carolina ... registered TD receptions against Northwestern, North Carolina and Virginia ... paired with Daniel Helm (22-261-2) to form the only duo in the ACC with 15+ receptions, 150+ receiving yards and 2+ TDs each ... on the field for 491 snaps.
2016 Game-by-Game Statistics
2016: Played in all 12 games ... caught 17 passes for 157 yards (9.24) and two TDs ... had 2+ receptions in six games including a season-high five catches against Virginia ... compiled a season-high 51 receiving yards on three grabs at Georgia Tech ... had TD catches against N.C. Central and North Carolina ... against the Tar Heels, three-yard scoring reception from QB Daniel Jones came with 2:10 remaining in the third period and served to be the game-winning score ... caught at least one pass in each of the final five games of the year ... teamed with fellow TEs Daniel Helm (21-235-2) and Erich Schneider (30-269-3) to combine for 68 receptions for 661 yards and seven TDs ... on the field for 292 snaps.
2015: Did not see game action ... underwent surgery on March 9, 2015, to repair left shoulder labral.
2014 Game-by-Game Statistics
2014: Played in three games ... saw action against Elon, Kansas and Tulane ... caught one pass for five yards (5.00) ... first collegiate reception came versus Elon ... one of five true freshmen to earn a varsity letter, joining Zavier Carmichael, Zach Muñiz, Alonzo Saxton II and Shaun Wilson ... on the field for 30 snaps.
PRIOR TO DUKE: Three-year letterman at Hart High School under Mike Herrington ... charted as the No. 37 tight end in the country by ESPN.com ... helped squad to three-year record of 28-11 with three state playoff berths and the 2013 CIF championship ... named to the 2013 American Family Insurance ALL-USA California Football Team by USA Today ... all-state pick by both MaxPreps (2nd team) and Cal-Hi Sports (3rd team) ... first team all-league, all-area and All-CIF selection following senior season ... as a senior, caught 85 passes for 981 yards and five TDs ... career totals included 121 receptions for 1,525 yards and 10 TDs ... also lettered in basketball, earning all-league honors.
PERSONAL: Born January 24, 1996 ... graduated from Duke in May, 2018, with a degree in psychology and certificate in markets and management ... pursuing a master’s degree in management studies ... son of Dave and Sharon Koppenhaver.