Linebacker Drew White

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Measurables: 6-1, 226.

School: Fort Lauderdale (Fla.) St. Thomas Aquinas.

Rivals ranking: Three stars.

247Sports ranking: Three stars, No. 17 inside linebacker.

Notable numbers: White tallied 107 tackles, two tackles for a loss and one sack. He also blocked a pair of punts.

First scholarship offer: Florida Atlantic.

Moment I knew I wanted to be Irish: “When I visited the first time on Junior Day.”

One word to describe Brian Kelly: "Energetic."

The one thing I won’t miss about the recruiting process: “Messages from coaches about visiting.”

Best player I’ve played against: Former Miami WR Sam Bruce.

How many times have you watched Rudy? “Only once.”

Latest Netflix binge: “Shameless.”

Most embarrassing song on my playlist: “Come Together” by The Beatles.

Dream job (other than the NFL): Orthopedic surgeon.

Expectations for my freshman season: “Impact the team the most I can.”

Favorite football accomplishment: “First-team All-State for all classifications in Florida.”

Should football have an early signing period? “No. People should be able to finish out high school and get through that experience before going to college.”

Under Armour, Nike or Adidas: Adidas.

Sports idol: Luke Kuechly.

Preferred social media: Instagram.

Favorite musician/band: Kodak Black.

Celebrity crush: Kylie Jenner.

Most used emoji: 

Mannequin Challenge or Running Man Challenge: Mannequin Challenge.

Senior highlights:

Officially part of the Irish ☘️☘️☘️

— Drew white (@Drew_white11) February 1, 2017

Notre Dame linebacker commit Drew White (Photo courtesy of Randy Vazquez/Sun Sentinel)