Kline graduated from Elmira College in June 2017 with a Bachelor's of Science degree in Economics and Business Administration.
Before coming to Lafayette, Kline spent four years working in the Sports Information Office at Elmira College. During his time as a student assistant, he spent time operating the live stream for home sporting events and shooting highlight clips for the office. Among his other responsibilities, Kline also assisted with the live statistics for men's and women's volleyball.
During his senior year with the Soaring Eagles, Kline moved from being a student assistant to an intern. He assisted with the full coverage of Elmira's winter and spring sports. He was responsible for operating the Soaring Eagles Twitter accounts during all home ice hockey and basketball games, while also assisting with writing per-game stories for men's volleyball, and adding the game notes for both ice hockey teams.