Hometown: Mt. Prospect, IL
2016: #44 TE 6-2, 210 lbs. Fr.
High School: Prospect 6-2, 210 lbs.
Standout in football and track & field at Prospect High School • three-year captain and starter at quarterback in football for head coach Mike Sebestyen • earned all-conference honors as a senior and was a three-time Northwest Illinois All-Area honorable mention selection • three-year standout and two-year captain in track & field for coaches Tim Beisher and Frank Mirandola • threw the discus • also played basketball for his church, St. Marks • member of Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) and received several regional awards • received national publicity for an Anti-bullying Campaign, dubbed "Dude. Be Nice" that he helped spearhead at school.