RANKINGS: Ranked the No. 16 player in the state of Pennsylvania by SuperPrep ... Rated the No. 21 player in the state of Pennsylvania and the No. 29 tight end in the country by Scout ... Listed as the No. 28 tight end in the country and the No. 20 player in the state by Rivals ... THE VITALS: Committed to the Hokies on July 9, 2006, becoming the seventh member of the 2007 class ... A member of the SuperPrep Northeast Team ... An All-East Region selection by PrepStar as a defensive lineman ... Named to The Associated Press Class AAA all-state first team ... Earned first-team all-section honors at tight end as a senior ... Named to the Pennsylvania Big 33 Team, by The Patriot News ... Named to the Post Gazette South Fabulous 22 Squad ... Earned first-team All-Big Seven Conference on offense a year after being chosen on defense ... Was the team's leading receiver with 29 catches for 563 yards and scored 12 touchdowns his final year ... Also registered 57 tackles, six sacks and three fumble recoveries ... Caught 17 passes for 264 yards and one touchdown as a junior ... On the defensive side of the ball, he had 53 tackles and nine sacks ... Recruited by Bryan Stinespring.