In 2011: Red-shirted the season ... Named the offensive scout team player of the week for the Central Michigan game.
Prep: A Rivals.com three-star prospect ... Helped lead Starr's Mill to a Georgia Region 3 AAAA title and a runner-up finish in the state championship game ... Collected class AAAA second-team all-state honors as a senior ... Also named first-team all-region and all-county as a junior and senior ... Was the top-graded lineman for Starr's Mill under coach Chad Phillips ... Played at offensive tackle and guard ... Was credited with 30 pancake blocks during his final season.