Sophomore (2012) ...appeared in 12 games as a reserve defensive end and four games on special teams ... MINNESOTA (Nov. 3) ... recorded two tackles, including one tackle-for-loss ... NEBRASKA (Oct. 27) ... tallied first career fumble recovery ... made career debut at reserve defensive end vs. Alabama (Sept. 1) ... registered first career tackle.
Freshman (2011) ... did not seen game action.
Prep ... attended Hilliard Davidson High School (2011) coached by Brian White ... started 41 straight games on varsity ... led team to 13-1 mark senior season and only allowed 7.1 points per game ... helped team to a 13-1 record and the Ohio Division I state title as a junior ... Key Statistics ... recorded 13 sacks as a senior ... tallied over 60 tackles and 13 sacks while playing defensive end and linebacker as a junior ... Honors and Rankings ... three-star prospect according to Rivals.com ... three-star prospect and rated as the No. 63 tight end nationally by Scout.com ... received a three-star rating and listed as the No. 157 defensive end prospect nationally by ESPN.com ... named to the Division I All-State first team as a senior ... earned all-Ohio Capitol Central Division honors as a junior and senior ... two-time all-district selection ... consensus choice for Central District Division I Defensive Player of the Year as a senior ... Defensive Player of the Year on the Columbus Dispatch's All-Metro team.
Personal ... Keith Heitzman was born September 1, 1992 ... enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts, major undeclared.