Hawk-Item - - Played one season at North Dakota State, earning a letter as a true freshman . . . was awarded "Hit of the Game" three times in only season there as North Dakota State won the FCS national title while posting a 14-1 overall record.
2012 - - Redshirted after transferring from North Dakota State.
High school honors - - Earned first team all-state honors as a linebacker as a senior . . . honorable mention all-conference as a junior . . . Career - - helped prep team to a perfect 14-0 record and state title as a senior . . . team captain as a junior and senior . . . recorded 86 tackles and three interceptions as a senior, with one return for a touchdown . . . averaged 12 yards per rushing attempt . . . two-year letterman in football and soccer, while earning four letters in wrestling and one letter in baseball . . . member of prep soccer team that won three consecutive state championships.
Personal - - Born 4/17/93 . . . open major . . . parents are Shiela and Kevin Grimm and Burke Strand . . . . one of four players from Iowa City on Iowa roster . . . attended same high school as FB Berkley Grimm . . . high school coach Marv Cook.