DL • FR • 6'4" • 275 LBS
Portland, Ore./Central Catholic HS
One of the premier defensive linemen on the west coast...selected as a Second-Team All-America pick by USA Today after his senior season...participated in the 2014 U.S. Army All-American Bowl...guided Central Catholic to an undefeated 14-0 season in 2013 and the Oregon Class 6A state championship...listed by Rivals.com as the No. 108 overall prospect in the nation and the eighth-best strong side defensive end recruit in the country...rated by PrepStar as the No. 114 overall prospect in America...ranked by ESPN as the No. 23 defensive end recruit in the nation...regarded by Rivals and 24-7 Sports as a four-star prospect...listed by Scout.com as the No. 31 defensive tackle prospect in the nation...also ranked by Scout.com as the No. 73 overall prospect in the west region and the fifth-best defensive tackle recruit in the region...rated by 24-7 Sports as the No. 28 weak side defensive end prospect in the nation and the second-best overall recruit in the state of Oregon... mentioned on the Tacoma (Wash.) News Tribune’s “Western 100” list after his senior season...totaled 43 tackles (16 solo) with 5.0 sacks and seven additional tackles-for-loss as a senior in 2013...added four fumble recoveries, three pass deflections and two forced fumbles...posted 74 tackles (47 solo) with 6.0 sacks and 11 additional tackles-for-loss as a junior in 2012...added 17 quarterback hurries, two fumble recoveries, one pass deflection and one blocked punt...chose ASU over multiple offers from Pac-12 programs as well as ones from Boise State, Boston College, Tennessee, Wisconsin and Wyoming...coached by Steve Pyne at Central Catholic High.