Consensus three-star prospect ranked as No. 20 tight end in America and No. 17 overall prospect in Alabama by 247Sports…ranked No. 17 tight end nationally and No. 21 overall in Alabama by ESPN…rated 27th nationally at his position and 22nd overall in Alabama on 247Sports Composite…caught 19 passes for 269 yards and one touchdown in only three games played during his senior season…made 23 receptions for 411 yards and two touchdowns as a junior, helping Panthers win six games and average nearly 30 points per game…also played basketball at Huntsville, appearing in all 31 games as Panthers finished his junior year in 7A state playoffs after winning state title his sophomore season.