2011 (True Freshman)
Redshirted the season ... Had preseason surgery that kept him out of camp and limited his early season reps on the scout team.
A 2011 graduate of Lake Nona High School in Orlando, Fla. ... An athletic and versatile quarterback with 4.6 speed ... Was the 2010 3A runner-up for Mr. Football ... Ranked as the No. 23 quarterback nationally by Rivals.com, and No. 24 by ESPN ... Rated No. 20 on the Orlando Sentinel's "Super 60" list ... Ranked as the No. 90 player in Florida by Rivals.com ... Chosen for the 2010 US Army All-American and Under Armous All-American All-Combine team ... Selected as the District 10-3A Player of the Year by the Florida Athletic Coaches Association ... Earned honorable mention 3A all-state as a senior ... Named second team all-county and second team all-Central Florida as an athlete ... Played for Coach Anthony Paradiso ... Completed 133 of 255 passes for 2,239 yards with 13 touchdowns as a senior ... Also rushed for 1,001 yards and six touchdowns ... In the opening game of his senior year, threw for 256 yards and two touchdowns while rushing for 181 yards on 15 carries and a score vs. Harmony ... As a junior, accounted for 88.4 percent of his team's offense in eight starts ... Averaged 168 yards passing per game ... Threw for 1,346 yards and eight touchdowns in 2009 while running for 916 yards and five scores ... Threw for 312 yards vs. West Orange in 2009 ... Was the Orlando Touchdown Club Offensive Player of the Year as a junior ... Earned Orlando Touchdown Club offensive player of the week honors in week 7 of the 2009 season ... Finished his career with 5,009 passing yards and 30 touchdowns and 2,211 rushing yards and 15 touchdowns ... Spent his sophomore year at Cypress Creek High School in Orlando, where he threw for 1,255 yards and rushed for 352 ... Chose Wake Forest over offers from more than 20 FBS teams, including Miami (FL), Michigan and South Florida.
Son of Leopoldo and Ana Sousa ... Born April 22, 1993 ... Last name is pronounced "SO-suh".