|Hometown:||Grosse Pointe Woods, Mich.|
|High School:||Grosse Pointe North|
First-Team All-State honoree ... Played both running back and linebacker ... Labeled as one of the top players in the state of Michigan ... Competed for Grosse Pointe North High School ... Garnered NCAA Division I recruiting interest ... Led team to the MHSAA State Playoffs ... Highly-regarded tailback ... Received Michigan Division 1-2 All-State First Team recognition ... Speedy and powerful runner ... Also claimed Associated Press and Detroit News All-State recognition as a prep senior ... Earned Detroit Free Press All-Metro East accolades ... Totaled 180 carries for 1,763 yards (9.8 avg.) with 21 TD's on the ground as a senior ... Also caught eight passes for 210 yards and two scores ... Led team in tackles with 64 total stops, including 20 solo hits and 10 for loss ... Helped team to share of the conference championship and 6-3 record ... Coached by Frank Sumbera ... Also competed in basketball ... Named to the Macomb County All-Region Team.