• Played for head coach Ken Brinkman at the John Carroll School in Bel Air, Md.
• Served as team captain during his senior season.
• Earned All-Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association and all-county honors as a senior.
• Selected to play in the 2018 Baltimore Touchdown Club Senior All-Star Football Classic.
• Helped the team to a conference championship as a freshman.
• Ranked as the No. 168 FCS recruit in the nation by Hero Sports.
• Also played basketball and lacrosse.
• Son of Charles and Melissa Blessing.
• Has one sister (Abigail).
• Has not yet declared a major.