Young offensive lineman, who saw a lot of reps last spring while serving as a reserve at guard. Another big interior lineman for the Seminoles that has good feet.
Played six snaps in the season opener against Murray State but suffered a concussion midseason which kept him out for the rest of the season.
Enrolled early in January 2011…standout offensive lineman who split time between tackle and center as a senior for DeLand High School, where he was coached by his father, Kevin Pettis…played a prominent role in DeLand’s resurgence as the program compiled a 22-5 record over his seasons…named an Under Armour All-American and took part in the All-American Game on Jan. 5…three-star recruit who was rated the No. 8 center by ESPN, No. 10 by Scout.com and No. 13 by Rivals.com…also a three-star prospect by 247Sports…First Team All-County by Daytona Beach News-Journal in 2009 and 2010…started 43 varsity games — 38 at DeLand…selected for the FACA North-South All-Star Game…No. 43 on Bill Buchalter’s 2011 Florida Top 100 for the Orlando Sentinel…No. 105 on the SuperPrep Florida 110…No. 6 on Orlando Sentinel’s 2011 Central Florida Super60…named first team All-Central Florida and first team All-Volusia County by Orlando Sentinel...member of the Times-Union’s Florida Super 75 where he was rated as the No. 2 center…born June 11, 1992.