Played in five contests as a reserve on the defensive line during the 2012 season . . . Redshirted during the 2011 season . . . High School: Served as the Maroon Giants team captain at Kalamazoo Central …… Coached by Dana Chambers …… His father, Christopher, served as the squad's offensive coordinator … Attained Detroit Free Press Honorable Mention All-State accolades … Played both tight end and defensive line …… Squad finished 4-5 overall in 2010 … Also has competed in track and field.