Has a bright future . . . Improved at the position throughout the spring . . . Could see action in certain roles . . . Has a high knowledge base as a former quarterback . . . Moved from quarterback to tight end in the new offensive system this past spring . . . Redshirted as a quarterback in 2009 . . . A 2009 graduate of Zeeland East High School . . . A three-year starter . . . Was an honorable mention all-state signal caller by several sources . . . Earned 10 total varsity letters as a three-sport athlete . . . Compiled more than 2,000 yards and 20 touchdowns as a senior QB . . . Also played baseball and basketball . . . Batted .306 with 10 doubles, two home runs and the 30 RBIs as an outfielder while leading the Chix to their best record in six years as a prep senior . . . Helped lead the Chix to their best basketball record in school history and a perfect record before losing in the state finals his final campaign . . . Averaged 9.4 points and 5.5 rebounds as a senior basketball player . . . Was an all-conference pick in all three sports . . . Played in the John Bos Senior All-Star Game at Fifth Third Ballpark and the Champions of Character All-Star Basketball Game . . . Passed for more than 1,200 years and 15 touchdowns while rushing for 945 yards and 11 touchdowns as a senior in the spread offense . . . Also rushed for 945 yards and 11 touchdowns his final year . . . Helped Zeeland East post its first winning season since 1998 . . . Coached by Derek Pennington . . . Was a four-year starter at QB . . . Majoring in Architectural Technology.