3.96 GPA in Nutrition Science
Minor in Business & Mathematics
- 2017 NFF Campbell Trophy® finalist
- 2017 NFF National Scholar-Athlete
- Will graduated in May 2018 and is already accepted to medical school at Nebraska
- Three-time CoSIDA Academic All-District selection
- Three-time Big Ten Distinguished Scholar
- Three-time Academic All-Big Ten selection
- Eight-time Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll member
- Team captain
- Former walk-on
Civic Service & Leadership: Shadowed five different doctors since 2014, observing examinations, therapy and gaining valuable insight into the medical profession; Three-time member of the Brook Berringer Citizenship Team and a four-year member of the Tom Osborne Citizenship Team; Served as president of Nebraska’s Uplifting Athletes Chapter since 2015, helping to raise nearly $125k for pediatric brain cancer research; Visited hospitals every year around Thanksgiving since 2014; Three-year volunteer with NFL Play 60 and two-year volunteer at Madonna Rehab Hospital; Four-year speaker at the annual “School is Cool” event for American Education Week; Assisted at Lincoln Food Bank and Peoples City Mission since 2014; Peer tutor for genetics course.
NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, Presented by Fidelity
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the 181 semifinalists for the 2017 William V. Campbell Trophy®, presented by Fidelity Investments® and prominently displayed inside its official home at the New York Athletic Club. The award recognizes an individual as the absolute best football scholar-athlete in the nation and comes with a $25,000 postgraduate scholarship.
The NFF announced 13 finalists for the Campbell Trophy® on Nov. 1, and each of them will receive an $18,000 postgraduate scholarship as a member of the NFF National Scholar-Athlete Class, presented by Fidelity Investments. The finalists will travel to New York City where one of them will be named the 28th Campbell Trophy® recipient at the 60th NFF Annual Awards Dinner on Dec. 5.
Nominated by their schools, these outstanding individuals must be a senior or graduate student in their final year of playing eligibility; have a GPA of at least 3.2 on a 4.0 scale; have outstanding football ability as a first team player or significant contributor; and have demonstrated strong leadership and citizenship.