Was a three-year letterwinner at Garland High School . . . started as a senior at running back . . . was a starting linebacker as a sophomore and junior . . . a member of the Class 5A-Division II state champions with a 15-1 record as a senior . . . rushed for 2,850 yards and 47 touch-downs in his career . . . tallied 155 career tackles and 11 quarterback sacks . . . rushed for 2,008 yards and 33 touchdowns his senior season . . . was a Dallas Morning News area top-100 player . . . was the MVP of the state championship game . . . was the District 10-5A Offensive Player of the Year . . . selected to the Dallas Morning News all-area second team . . . high school coach was Joe Martin . . . plans on majoring in business . . . born December 25, 1981.