Redshirted as a true freshman.
A four-star recruit by ESPN, 247Sports and Scout … Consensus top 30 offensive guard in the class with a best of No. 11 by 247Sports … Ranked as the No. 1 player in the state of Iowa by 247Sports, the No. 2 player in the state by ESPN and Rivals … Tabbed a top 300 player by 247Sports at No. 235 … Scout ranked him has the No. 222 overall player and the No. 2 offensive guard in the state of Iowa … Four-star ESPN ranking came with a grade of 80 … A four-year starter at Urbandale High School … Helped the J-Hawks reach the state playoffs all four years … Also helped the J-Hawks finish in the top 10 of Class 4A in yards rushing the last three seasons … Helped Urbandale to a 7-4 record and the first round of the IAHSAA state playoff under head coach Sam Anderson as a senior … Averaged an offensive grade of 91.5 percent, tallied 35 pancake blocks and didn’t allow a sack in three games played … Missed the last seven games with an arm injury … Earned a spot on the West squad in the Semper Fi All-American game but didn’t play due to injury … Participated in Nike’s The Opening Regional in Chicago … Part of an offensive line that allowed the J-Hawks to rush for 2,720 yards and 32 touchdowns in 2014 .. Participated in the Sound Mind Sound Body Football Academy in Detroit (June 11, 2015) … Was the Offensive Line MVP of the Cleveland Rivals.com Camp (April 26, 2015) and was named the 13th best offensive lineman performer in the country to attend one of the 16 events … Has been clocked at 5.3 in the 40-yard dash … Bench pressed 405 pounds … Also competed in track and field and wrestling … Earned fifth-place in Class 3A wrestling as a heavyweight and second-place in the 4A shot put … Chose Arkansas over Oregon, Cal, Duke, Illinois, Iowa State, Kansas State, Louisville, Illinois and others.
Born on Sept. 9, 1997 … Son of Don and Gerri Heinrich … Criminal justice major … 2016-17 First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll honoree.