TWO-YEAR LETTERMAN – RETURNING STARTER
2018 – Started all 11 games at inside linebacker in the first year as a regular starter…On the field for 761 snaps total on the season…co-led the team in tackles with 90 tackles which tied with teammate AJ Smith for ninth in the SoCon…tied for third on the team in tackles-for-loss with 5.5…posted double digit tackles in three games including a season-high 15 against The Citadel Oct. 20 and had 11 tackles each at Samford Oct. 13 and Old Dominion Nov. 17…credited with two TFL (six yards) vs. The Citadel Oct. 20 and one TFL at Samford Oct. 13…intercepted a pass and returned it 47 yards at Samford Oct. 13…had quarterback hurries in Western Carolina and Chattanooga games…broke up a pass in both Samford and Furman contests…lettered for the second time.
2017 – Played in all 11 games and lettered for the first time...finished with seven solo tackles and 10 assists...played a season-high 36 snaps against Chattanooga and had five tackles including a tackle for loss for four yards...also had five tackles in the opener at Air Force.
2016 – Did not see game action.
HIGH SCHOOL – A graduate of Pulaski (Va.) High School...three-year letterman under coach Stephen James as a wide receiver and strong safety…as a senior, named first team All-Conference 24 as both a defensive back and wide receiver…Southwest Times Player of the Year…named to the 4A West second team defense and the 4A West honorable mention offense…a VHSCA All-Star team first team safety…as a junior, named to the All-Conference 24 second team defense as a safety…nominated for STEM academy in engineering, National Honor Society member and received multiple academic honors throughout his four years…also played basketball and competed for indoor/outdoor track…plans to major in civil or electrical engineering.
MAJOR – Electrical and Computer Engineering