High School Head Coach: Douglas Pereira
- Played all four years in high school after starting to play football as a freshman
- As a senior served as team captain and had 52 tackles, 14 tackles for loss, five sacks and two forced fumbles.
- Earned First Team All-State, Region 1 Defensive Player of the Year, First Team All-Region and First Team All-District his final high school season on the defensive line
- Helped lead the 2012 Falcons defense to a runner-up finish in the district, allowing just 165 yards and 11.6 points per game.
- Also played on the offensive line, earning Honorable Mention All-State, First Team All-Region and First Team All-District accolades
- Earned his school's Falcon Award for outstanding leadership, commitment and courage
- Son of Tom Hendrickson and Cammie Kirkwood
- Plans to major in sports management