2008: Started all 14 games at left tackle, protecting the blind side of UC's quarterbacks ... helped the UC offense average 27.3 points and 375.3 yards of total off ense per contest.
2007: Battled a nagging leg injury through much of the season... saw action in 11 games, including three as a starter ... moved from left to right tackle prior to the season opener ... returned to the starting lineup for the Papajohns.com Bowl victory over Southern Miss.
2006: Won the starting assignment at left tackle with his performance in preseason drills ... garnered UC's Offensive Newcomer of the Year Award ... named to The Sporting News' BIG EAST All-Freshman Team ... Topcat Scholar (Fall 2006, Spring 2007).
2005: Redshirted ... Topcat Scholar (Fall 2005) ... Bearcat Academic Honor Roll (Winter 2006).
Margaretta High School: Two-time all-league and all-district selection for coach Don Wilson ... three-year starter on defense and two-year starter on offense ... won team's Best Off ensive Lineman and Best Defensive Lineman awards in 2004 ... honorable mention all-state as a senior ... named to the conference all-academic team three times ... elected to the National Honor Society ... participated on the Academic Challenge team.
Jeffrey Scott Linkenbach, II: Born June 9, 1987 ... son of Jeff and Robin Linkenbach.
Academic Major: Finance.