Prep standout at Rockford High School ... Played both basketball and volleyball ... Led volleyball squad to a state number one ranking ... Coached by Brad Wilson ... Averaged more than 16 points and seven rebounds per game for the Rams ... Was an all-area dream team selection ... All-Conference and All-State selection ... Led team to a 14-9 overall record as a senior ... Multi-year letterwinner and standout on the prep level.