Prior to Western: Was a three-time All-Triad 3-A Conference performer, garnering first-team accolades both his junior and senior seasons ... Also earned three All-Area and two All-Region honors as a prep ... Earned first team All-State accolades in his final season after finishing with 68 catches for 1,298 yards receiving and 19 touchdowns, while also rushing for another 743 yards and 13 scores ... Helped lead Western Alamance to the 2007 3-A North Carolina State Championship after consecutive runner-up finishes as a sophomore and junior ... Scored four touchdowns and threw for a fifth en route to garnering Most Outstanding Player accolades in the 2007 title game ... Finished the championship game with seven catches for 153 yards while also adding 96 yards rushing ... Was named the Triad Conference Offensive Most Valuable Player as a junior.
Personal: Is the son of Alice Pinnix.