A consensus four-star and top-150 national prospect by 247Sports, ESPN and Rivals ... rated as the nation's No. 91 overall player by Rivals, No. 140 by 247Sports and No. 147 by ESPN ... regarded as the country's No. 7 defensive tackle by Rivals, the No. 11 weakside defensive end by 247Sports and the No. 15 defensive end by ESPN ... ranked as the No. 3 player in Virginia by ESPN and No. 4 by 247Sports and Rivals ... high school team did not play a fall 2020 season due to the coronavirus pandemic ... a second-team all-area selection as a junior in 2019 when he registered 45 tackles and team highs of 17 tackles for loss and seven sacks ... helped Highland Springs to an 11-1 record and a Virginia Class 5 second-round playoff appearance his junior season ... childhood friend and high school teammate of fellow 2021 OU defensive signee Damond Harmon ... selected the Sooners over Notre Dame, Penn State and South Carolina.