Composite five-star…ranked 32nd in ESPN300…tabbed as No. 2 athlete nationally and No. 6 overall prospect in Florida by ESPN…rated as No. 3 safety in America, No. 7 overall prospect from Florida and No. 31 among all prospects in Class of 2022 on 247 Composite…ranked No. 3 nationally at his position, No. 6 in Florida and No. 29 overall nationally by 247Sports…rated No. 5 safety nationally, No. 10 prospect in Florida and No. 65 overall in America by Rivals…invited to Under Armour All-America Game…played offense and defense at Lake Gibson, helping lead Braves to semifinal round of 6A state playoffs his senior season…nabbed four interceptions with seven pass breakups while also making 52 receptions for 903 yards and 10 touchdowns his junior year to help Lake Gibson reach regional final round of state playoffs…earned first-team all-county honors as a sophomore after making 32 catches and scoring seven touchdowns while also playing defense for team that won 11 games and advanced to second round of state playoffs…made varsity as a freshman and registered 53 tackles and two kickoff return touchdowns…also played basketball and ran track at Lake Gibson.
Rated as four-star prospect by ESPN…ranked 24th nationally at his position and No. 61 overall in Florida by Rivals…ranked 27th among edge defenders in Class of 2022 and No. 67 overall prospect from Florida by 247Sports…rated as No. 34 edge player nationally and No. 63 overall prospect from Florida on 247 Composite…ranked 34th among nation’s defensive ends and 62nd overall from Florida by ESPN…played in 10 games for Fletcher his senior season…recorded 46 tackles, 14.0 for loss with 5.0 sacks, 26 quarterback hurries and two forced fumbles…added 12 carries for 33 yards and one touchdown…Florida Times-Union third-team All-First Coast selection in 2020…earned all-district honors as a sophomore…also competed in track and field at Fletcher…son of Ron Hester who played for FSU from 1978-81 and was selected in sixth round of 1982 NFL Draft by Miami Dolphins.
Consensus three-star prospect…ranked as No. 18 prospect in Virginia and No. 46 athlete nationally by 247Sports…rated as No. 27 prospect in Virginia and No. 86 among all athletes in Class of 2022 by ESPN…rated No. 27 in Virginia and No. 70 athlete nationally on 247 Composite…ranked as No. 32 overall prospect from Virginia by Rivals…played quarterback in high school where he accounted for 6,885 yards of total offense and 75 touchdowns…tallied 1,117 yards passing with eight touchdowns in six games played during senior season…added 763 yards rushing and 11 TDs…completed 51 passes for 672 yards and 10 touchdowns in seven games his junior year…added 1,227 yards rushing on 163 carries and 15 touchdowns while averaging 175.3 yards per game…accounted for seven touchdowns and recorded 4.0 sacks in 63-44 win over Strasburg…voted team captain as a sophomore…accounted for 3,106 yards of total offense in 11 games…threw for 1,685 yards on 107 completions and 10 touchdowns…added 1,421 yards on the ground with eight touchdowns.
Composite four-star…ranked as No. 12 offensive guard nationally and No. 25 overall prospect in Georgia by Rivals…rated No. 27 among country’s offensive tackles and No. 33 overall prospect from Georgia on 247 Composite…tabbed No. 34 nationally at his position and 35th overall from Georgia by 247Sports…ranked as No. 43 offensive tackle and No. 43 prospect in Georgia by ESPN…during senior season, blocked for offense that averaged 39.9 points per game while winning 11 games and advancing to quarterfinal round of Georgia AAAAAA state playoffs…played right tackle during junior season, helping lead Lee County to state championship game and 12-2 final record while averaging 38.2 points per game.
Four-star prospect rated 235th in ESPN300…rated as No. 15 athlete nationally and 25th-best prospect in Georgia by ESPN…rated 26th athlete prospect in Class of 2022 and No. 45 overall in Georgia on 247 Composite…ranked 34th among athletes and 49th in Georgia by 247Sports…ranked as nation’s 42nd-best running back and 68th overall from Georgia by Rivals…rushed 38 times for 344 yards and three touchdowns, averaging 9.1 yards per carry, during senior season…also caught 12 passes for 152 yards and one touchdown…over his final two seasons, totaled 1,242 all-purpose yards with average of 138.0 yards per game…took snaps at wide receiver, running back and defensive back for Bulloch over final two seasons…also ran track and played basketball at Bulloch.