2017 • FRESHMAN SEASON: Made collegiate debut against Oregon State and saw action against Middle Tennessee • recorded first collegiate tackle against Maryland • competed against Purdue.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attends Allendale High School in Allendale, Michigan • wore No. 6 for the Falcons • played tight end and defensive end • as a senior, caught 12 passes for 214 yards and six touchdowns • made 68 tackles on defense, 26 tackles for loss and 8.5 sacks • listed as three star recruit by ESPN, Rivals, Scout and 247 Sports • 247 Sports ranked him as the No. 66 tight end in the nation and as the No. 35 prospect in Michigan • Rivals tabbed him as the No. 27 recruit in Michigan • ESPN and Scout both ranked him as a defensive end • Scout listed him as the No. 4 defensive end in Michigan, the No. 69 defensive end in the nation and as the No. 107 recruit in the Midwest • ESPN ranked him as the No. 25 recruit in Michigan and as the No. 139 defensive end • also played basketball and competed in track and field • coached by Ben Burk.
PERSONAL: Born April 21, 1999 • son of Jeff and Kelly Umlor • has one brother (Mitch) and two sisters (Alexis and Brooklyn).
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