AS A FRESHMAN IN 2017:
• Appeared in two games as a backup linebacker.
• Saw action against Connecticut and New Hampshire.
• Played for head coach Steve Allosso at Minnechaug Regional High School in Wilbraham, Mass.
• Served as team captain during his senior season.
• Earned All-State honors as a senior.
• A two-time first team All-Western Massachusetts selection.
• Broke the school record with 14 career quarterback sacks.
• Also lettered in wrestling, posting a 49-1 record in 2016, while winning the state and Western Massachusetts titles.
• Son of Eddie and Tracy Whitley.
• Father was a member of the football and wrestling teams at Western New England College.
• Has one sister (Rae).
• Has not yet declared a major.