As a freshman (2017): Did not appear in game action.
Before Maryland: A 4-star recruit according to Scout … a three-star recruit according to ESPN, 247Sports and Rivals … rated as the No. 15 player in the state of Maryland via ESPN … rated as the No. 64 OLB in the nation via ESPN … rated as the No. 8 player in the state of Maryland via 247Sports … rated as the No. 26 outside linebacker in the nation via 247Sports … rated as the No. 2 OLB in the state of Maryland and No. 4 OLB in the East region via Scout … rated the No. 22 OLB in the country via Scout … also received offers from Ohio State, Penn State, Michigan State, West Virginia and Virginia Tech … coached by Bob Milloy.
Personal: Son of Donald Hill-Eley and Dr. Songhai Barclift ... father played football at Virginia Union ... sports hero is Sean Taylor.