HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 6-1, 215
HOMETOWN/HIGH SCHOOL: Loxahatchee, Fla./Seminole Ridge
BY THE NUMBERS: Shepherd was a key player for the Hawks, who advanced to the Class 8A regional finals. He was named to the Palm Beach Post All-Area second team and also was second team All-Palm Beach County. As a senior Shepherd posted 15 tackles for loss and five sacks.
WORTH NOTING: Shepherd was coached by Matt Dickmann, who graduated from nearby Napoleon High School.