• Played for head coach Mario Valentini at Mount St. Michael Academy.
• Served as team captain during his senior season.
• Earned All-New York Catholic Football League honors in 2011.
• Selected first team All-Bronx and second team All-City by the New York Daily News and the New York Post as a senior.
• Totaled 146 tackles during his high school career, in addition to rushing for 1,227 yards on offense.
• Member of National Honor Society.
• Son of William and Vera Acquah.
• Has one brother, Gary, who is a junior defensive lineman for the Crusaders.
• Has not yet declared a major.