Before Oregon -- Patiently waited for an opportunity as a starting quarterback but has wasted little time since . . . Evolved from completing 11 of 20 passes for 180 yards and two touchdowns as a junior reserve signal caller to earning California Division III first-team all-state honors as well as All-Metro acclaim by the San Francisco Chronicle his senior year. . . Also earned listings among the Rivals250 and Scout’s National Top 300 ledgers after tying for 16th in the state in TD passes (38) and ranking third in the North Coast Section in passing yards (2,795) . . . Completed 160 of 260 passes (61.5%) in 2013 in addition to carrying the football 82 times for 575 yards (7.0 avg.) and seven more scores . . . Ended the year with a five-game stretch that saw him complete 77-118 aerials (65.3%) for 1,114 yards and 17 touchdowns along with five more trips into the end zone on the ground . . . Threw for a season-high 314 yards and five touchdown tosses against Novato . . . Chosen to compete in the UnderArmour All-American Game, where he completed six of 12 passes for 40 yards and one TD . . . Engineered an offense that averaged 46.8 points per game, with the Wildcats posting a 12-1 record en route to losing to El Cerrito for the CIF North Coast Section, Division III section championship . . . Spent the majority of his junior season as a wide receiver and backup QB, catching 19 passes for 293 yards and two TDs for a contingent that finished at 14-2 under head coach Mazi Moayed.