HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Northville High School in Northville, Mich. before enrolling at Minnesota in January 2017 • wore No. 5 for the Mustangs • as a senior, totaled 26 tackles for loss and 11 sacks as team finished 7-3 • broke up two passes and forced one fumble • named to The Detroit News' All-Metro West second team • received three stars from Rivals, Scout and ESPN and two stars from 247 Sports • Scout tabbed him as the No. 3 outside linebacker in Michigan and as the No. 71 player at his position • ESPN ranked him as the No. 24 player in Michigan and as the No. 90 recruit at his position • Rivals listed him as the No. 29 prospect in Michigan, while 247 Sports ranked him as the No. 55 player in Michigan and as the No. 153 outside linebacker in his class • coached by Bryan Masi.
PERSONAL: Born September 15, 1998 • son of Michael and Alicia Guthrie • has two brothers (Preston and Austin) and one sister (Gabrielle) • cousin, Taylor Calero, played football for Michigan State University.
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