|High School:||Moon Valley|
- Was a standout defensive lineman at Moon Valley and was also a state champion heavyweight wrestler.
- A product of the same high school as former ASU wide receiver Chris McGaha.
- Runs a 4.9 40-yard dash.
- Listed by Scout.com as the No. 101 offensive guard prospect in the nation, rated by SuperPrep as the No. 16 overall prospect in the state of Arizona.
- Totaled 46 tackles (24 solo), 6.0 sacks, one interception and one forced fumble as a senior and also carried the ball six times for 32 yards and one touchdown. Scored two total touchdowns on the year and also scored a two-point conversion.
- Collected a season-high 16 tackles (five solo) against Shadow Mountain on Nov. 15, 2010.
- Chose ASU over Nebraska and Oregon State, also earned offers from Fresno State, New Mexico State and San Diego State.
- Coached by Mark Smith at Moon Valley High School.