Tabbed to the District 5-5A All-District first team as a safety. Also named to the All-St. Tammany Parish team. Player of the Year candidate by the Covington News Banner and the Times-Picayune called him one of the "Best of the Rest". Listed as one of the Top 25 by Louisiana Sports Magazine, which put him No. 18 and tops among linebackers. Compiled 112 tackles, including 68 solo stops, in 10 games as a senior. Recorded five tackles for loss and two sacks while also forcing five fumbles. Intercepted two passes. Captained his high school team as a senior and earned the Rodney Smith MVP Award given for sportsmanship, leadership, determination, unselfish team play and loyalty. Three-year letterwinner who was also a member of the "28 Club" for his participation in summer workouts. Also lettered in track and field. Earned a spot on the Honor Roll all four years and was also on the National Honor Roll. Listed in "Who's Who Among American High School Students." Earned honorable mention status on the Class 5A Academic All-State team. Active in the Big Brothers/Big Sisters program and is a member of the "M" Club.