In 2011: Red-shirted the season at tight end.
Prep: Rated the 65th-best tight end in the country by Scout.com ... As a senior, caught five passes for 65 yards and a touchdown on a team that averaged just 5.9 completions per game at Walnut Hills under coach George Kontsis ... Reeled in eight grabs for 90 yards and two scores as a junior although his team ran the ball over 200 more times than they passed it ... Rated as a three-star prospect by both Rivals.com and Scout.com ... Chosen as the third-best tight end in the state by OhioVarsity.com ... Named one of the 10 best tight ends in the state by QueenCityHigh.com ... Has only played football for two seasons ... Two-year starter for Walnut Hills in basketball.