As a Freshman (2013):
- Red-shirted the season after suffering a torn achilles tendon. He underwent extensive rehab. and will be limited for spring drills.
In High School:
- Played tackle and end for coach Tom Wilcher, he was a three-year starter.
- Team won state championship his junior and senior seasons.
- Returned a fumble for a touchdown in the state title game as a senior.
- Senior squad posted a 12-2 campaign and a No. 6 final ranking in the state of Michigan.
- Rankings: No. 41 DT nationally and No. 14 recruit in Michigan by rivals.com.