|High School:||Zebulon B. Vance HS|
Early enrollee ... rated as a three-star recruit by 247Sports, ESPN, Rivals and Scout ... ranked as the No. 11 tight end in the country by ESPN, No. 27 by 247Sports and Rivals and No. 52 by Scout ... rated as the No. 13 player in the state of North Carolina by ESPN, No. 18 by Rivals and No. 24 by 247Sports ... named first-team all-state by the AP after tallying 1,005 yards of total offense and 22 touchdowns as a senior ... chose Oklahoma over schools that included Maryland, Pitt and Syracuse.