Matthew Knies, at the young age of 18, is already one of the prospects for the 2021 NHL Draft. Keep reading to explore more about the athlete.
Matthew Knies is a US-based hockey player who is committed to playing for the University of Minnesota in the NCAA League.
He is one of the prospects eligible for the 2021 NHL Entry Level Draft.
Matthew plays the position of forward.
He also has a brother named Phil Knies who plays for the Bently University.
Matthew Knies Age And Height
American hockey player Matthew Knies’s age is 18 years old.
He was born on October 17, 2002, in Phoenix, Arizona, United States.
Matthew stands tall at the height of 6 feet 3 inches. Apparently, he is taller in comparison to his brother Phil who stands tall at the height of 5 feet 9 inches.
Proud to announce my commitment to play division 1 college hockey at the university of Minnesota, thank you to my family, friends,teammates, and coaches for all the support. Excited to be a gopher! #gogophers 〽️ pic.twitter.com/ozbLkW3jL1
— Matt Knies (@Matthew_Knies) April 11, 2019
Matthew Knies Wiki
Matthew Knies began his career in 2015 representing the team Phoenix Jr. Coyotes U13 AAA of the T1EHL League.
Following that, he has been part of U14, U15, and U16 Phoenix Jr. teams. In the 2018-19 season, he made his debut in the USHL League with Tri-City Storm.
After playing 3 seasons with Tri-Storm, he is now committed to the University of Minnesota.
Throughout his career, he has also represented the United States Under-19 team in the 2019-20 World Junior A Challenge and won bronze.
Matthew was also named to All-Rookie Team in 2020.
Does Matthew Knies Have A Girlfriend?
Matthew Knies doesn’t seem to have a girlfriend as of now.
He hasn’t disclosed any information on his past or present relationships.
Matthew Knies Parents
Matthew Knies was born to his parents, Michaela and Miroslav Knies.
It seems like Matthew’s parents moved to the United States from Slovakia before his birth.
What Is Matthew Knies Salary?
Matthew Knies is yet to provide any official information on his salary.
However, judging his previous performances and capabilities, he should have a decent salary.