Recruiting territory: Local area high schools, central Iowa, Idaho, Oregon, Washington and Wisconsin
Hometown: Urbandale, Iowa (Urbandale High School)
College: Northwestern College (B.A. in business administration: marketing and management)
Co-curricular involvements in college: Football, intramurals, Student Activities Committee, sports information department assistant, class tutor, apartment Bible studies, and Admissions Ambassador
Hobbies: Sports, hanging out with family and friends and relaxing
Favorite place to visit: Mexico, but getting home to Urbandale and seeing family and friends is way up there on the list!
Favorite athlete: Derek Jeter
Favorite TV show: Lost and ESPN
Book I’m reading now: Uncommon: Finding Your Path to Significance, by Tony Dungy
Interesting or little-known fact about me: I’m very flexible and can even do the splits. I was also in show choir all four years in high school.
Given the choice, I’ll always order … a buffalo chicken sandwich, wrap or salad. I love spicy food!
Favorite thing about Northwestern: The people: staff, students and professors. They all truly care about you and want to see you succeed on an academic level—but more importantly, want to see you develop as a whole person.
College search advice: Make sure to start your college search early so you’re able to find a place that fits you best. Also, remember the best way to get scholarships is through academic money. On your ACT/SAT and GPA, every point matters!