|Ht./Wt.:||6-5, 305 lbs|
|High School:||Hartsville HS|
|Years:||2020 - 2021|
2020: Played 20 snaps as a true freshman, being credited with three tackles (2.0 for loss) and a sack over four games … made collegiate debut vs. The Citadel, tying for the team lead with 2.0 tackles for loss and producing one sack among his three tackles.
Before Clemson: Played three years at Hartsville High School in South Carolina before going to IMG Academy for the 2019 season … played for Kevin Wright at IMG in 2019, starting all 10 games and recording 44 total tackles, including 35 first hits … led the team with 16 tackles for loss and tied for the team lead in sacks with 5.5 … helped IMG to a 9-1 record and No. 9 national ranking from USA Today … named first-team postseason All-American by Sports Illustrated … as a junior at Hartsville, he helped coach Jeff Calabrese’s team to a 12-1 record, posting 40 tackles, 19 of which were tackles for loss, and seven sacks … also played 22 basketball games over two years for Hartsville … at the time of his signing, ranked as the No. 27 overall player in the nation by ESPN.com, which also listed him as the second-best defensive tackle and second-best player from the state of South Carolina … listed as No. 35 overall player in the nation by 247Sports, the second-best defensive tackle and the sixth-best player in the state… ranked as No. 35 overall player in the nation by Rivals.com, the third-best defensive tackle and the fifth-best player in the state… ranked as No. 52 player in the nation overall, the second-best defensive tackle and second-best player of South Carolina origin by PrepStar … was listed as the second-best player from South Carolina by the Charlotte Observer … selected to Under Armour All-America Game … committed to Clemson on June 5, 2018 … recruited to Clemson by Todd Bates and Robbie Caldwell.
Personal: Born July 19, 2002 … name pronounced “duh-MON-tay” … majoring in sports communication … enrolled at Clemson in January 2020.
*Courtesy Clemson Media Guide
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