PRIOR TO DUKE: Lettered three seasons at Westminster School under coach Gerry Romberg ... three-star prospect by ESPN.com and 247Sports.com ... the No. 7 kicker in the country as rated by ESPN.com and listed as No. 10 by 247Sports.com ... Northside Neighbor Super Seven selection prior to senior year ... Class AAA Atlanta Journal Constitution and Georgia Sports Writers Association first team all-state and MaxPreps Small Schools All-American second team pick as a senior ... second team all-state and first team all-region 5-AAA selection following junior season ... helped the Wildcats to an 8-5 mark as a senior and a trip to the quarterfinals of the Georgia High School League (GHSL) 3A state playoffs ... in 44-34 second round playoff win against Greater Atlanta Christian, nailed three field goals including a 52-yarder in the fourth quarter ... scored 69 points during junior year with 12 field goals, including a long of 54 yards, and 34 PATs as the Wildcats finished 7-6 and advanced to the quarterfinals of the GHSL 3A playoffs ... also played soccer at Westminster and was named the 2018 Georgia High School Player of the Year ... guided the Wildcats to GHSL state soccer championships as a sophomore, junior and senior, scoring the final goal in Westminster's 4-0 victory versus Coahulla Creek during final high school game ... Westminster soccer finished the 2019 campaign ranked No. 1 by MaxPreps ... earned one of 21 spots on the 2018 United Soccer Coaches Winter-Spring Boys' High School All-America Team.
PERSONAL: Born January 27, 2001 ... son of Hillary Dawson and John Ham.