|Hometown:||Grosse Pointe, Mich.|
2011: Two-year letterwinner ... expected to see plenty of playing time at the linebacker position again this fall.
2010: Played in all 11 games with four starts ... finished with 33 tackles (21 solo), including 5.0 tackles for a loss (-8) ... also finished second on the team with 2.0 sacks (-5) and had one forced fumble ... posted a career-best seven tackles and one sack in a 48-17 win over Sewanee (9/11) ... logged six tackles and a sack in a 45-24 win over Emory & Henry (10/9).
2009: Played in a majority of the team's games as a reserve linebacker and special teams ace ... posted four tackles, including one tackle for a loss (-6) ... notched two tackles, one of which was for a loss, in a 29-27 loss to Franklin & Marshall (9/5).
High School: Earned three letters in football and four in baseball at Cranbrook-Kingswood … served as a team captain for both sports … helped lead the baseball team to a pair of conference titles … two-time all-conference selection in football … named defensive MVP … named to the Detroit Free Press All-North Team and was an all-state selection … two-time all-conference pick in baseball and an all-district honoree by the Oakland Press as a senior.
Personal: Father, Steve, played football at Toledo … interned with the Smithsonian over the summer ... journalism major.