Rated as a three-star recruit by Scout.com and 247sports.com ... graded as a two-star recruit by Rivals.com ... ranked as the No. 112 offensive guard in the class of 2012 and the No. 31 prospect in the state of Indiana in the 2012 class by ESPN ... rated as the No. 84 offensive guard in the class of 2012 by Scout.com ... graded as the No. 62 offensive guard in the 2012 class and the No. 24 prospect in the state of Indiana in the class of 2012 by 247sports.com ... earned First-Team Associated Press Indiana Class 5A honors as a senior at Warren Central High School ... named to the 2011 All-Marion County football team ... one of five Warren Central football prospects to sign with UC in 2012 .... Chose UC over offers from Ball State, Bowling Green and Temple, among others ... coached by John Hart.