- 2014 First Team Academic All-District selection
- Two-time member of American Athletic Conference All-Academic Team
- Two-time C-USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll selection
- Six-time ECU Director of Athletics Honor Roll member
- Two-year team captain
- Expected to graduate December 2016
- Anticipated postgraduate study: Health Communication
Community Service: Devoted nearly 75 hours of community service during Pirate career, including work with Aces for Autism, SportWorks Ministries, Ronald McDonald House, Maynard Children’s Hospital, National Food Bank, Dwayne Harris Football Camp and ECU Ladies Football Clinic; Participated in on-campus trash pick-ups, blood drives and elementary school visits; Served as co-master of ceremonies for 2015 ECU Goldspy’s (ECU version of ESPY’s) and starred in ECU promo video entitled Can’t Stop the Feeling of Pirate Pride.
NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, Presented by Fidelity
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the 156 semifinalists for the 2016 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 will announce 12-14 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. One member of the class will be awarded the 27th Campbell Trophy at the 59th NFF Annual Awards Dinner on Dec. 6.
Nominated by their schools, these outstanding individuals must be a senior or graduate student in their final year of 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.