Defensive End/Linebacker, 6-5, 240
Team captain... Superb athlete with tremendous upside... Two-year
starter, three-year varsity letterwinner at defensive end,
used as fullback in short-yardage situations... Team competed
in playoffs each of his three varsity seasons... In 2001,
had 66 solo tackles, 11 sacks, nine quarterback hurries, three
forced fumbles and one fumble recovery... Defense limited
opponents to 6.6 points per game... Had four sacks in win
over Father Ryan... Associated Press All-State, all-region
and all-county selection... Named MVP Defensive Lineman in
region and Nashville Tennessean “Super Seven” Defensive Lineman...
Runs 4.8 40-yard dash.
3.75 GPA, with honor roll recognition the last two years...
Earned Eagle Scout badge... Father, Rod, was a Vanderbilt
basketball standout who was drafted by the NFL before playing
for the NBA’s Philadelphia 76ers. Youngest of three siblings,
older sister Kelly played four years of basketball for Florida
Gators... High school also produced VU secondary recruit Ben
Koger and freshman quarterback Matt Henshaw of Florida State...
Plans to study Human and Organizational Development..