At Stanford: Stanford's starting punter in 1999 after walking-on to the Cardinal program as a true freshman in 1997...Can also be used as a backup place-kicker...Has two more years of eligibility remaining.
The 1999 Season: In his first season as the Cardinal punter, he averaged 36.4 yards per punt with 16 inside the 20...Had a key 32-yard run from punt formation in the UCLA game...On that play, took a mishandled snap from center and raced 32-yards from midfield to the Bruin 18-yard line to set up a critical touchdown for Stanford...Season best was 54-yards at Texas...Named Honorable Mention Academic All-Pac-10.
The 1998 Season: A backup punter who did not receive playing time in '98.
The 1997 Season: Redshirted as a true freshman.
In High School: Three-year varsity letter-winner in football at Park City High School in Utah...He played wide receiver, free safety, kicker and punter...Averaged over 40 yards per punt, hit 14-of-20 field goal attempts, including a 50-yarder and a school-record 51-yarder...Made 44-of-46 PATs...Had 28 receptions for 462 yards as a receiver...Named First-Team All-Region as a kicker and punter his senior year...Also named First-Team All-State as a kicker and Second-Team All-State as a punter his senior season...Earned varsity letters in four sports, including football, soccer, track and field, and diving...Starting goalkeeper for three years on his HS soccer team...Set school records for goals against average, shutouts and goals allowed...Two-time First-Team All-State and All-Region...Qualified for the state track championships as a long jumper and sprinter...Also qualified for the state diving championships...Named by ESPN and Scholastic Sports America as the top scholar-athlete in the western United States following his senior season...Selected by the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame as the top football scholar-athlete in the state and the runner-up in the western region...Named the top scholar-athlete in football in the state of Utah by the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame...Class Salutatorian...Eagle Scout, Senior Class President and Kindergarten ESL teacher...Member of the National Honor Society.
Personal Information:Industrial Engineering major.
Tolpinrud's Career Statistics