A disruptive tackle who uses his aggressiveness to blow up plays in the backfield … Participated in the 2013 Under Armour All-American Game for the Black Team … Rated as a five-star prospect by Scout.com and a four-star prospect by ESPN.com, 247Sports.com and Rivals.com … Named the No. 1 player in the state of North Carolina by ESPN … Graded as the nation’s No. 5 defensive tackle, the No. 2 player in North Carolina and the 59th overall player in the country by 247sports … Listed as a member of the ESPN 150 as the 83rd-ranked player overall and No. 8-rated defensive tackle … A member of the Rivals 250 as the No. 5 rated defensive tackle … Named a PrepStar Top 300 All-American … Played in the Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas … Named to the Associated Press North Carolina All-State Team … Posted 90 tackles, 10 tackles for a loss and two sacks his senior season … Registered 79 tackles, four forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries and two sacks his junior campaign … Earned first-team All-Mid-South 4A Conference honors his junior and senior seasons … Named to the All-Cape Fear Regional Team … Coached by Randy Ledford.
Full name is Gregory Nelson Gilmore … Parents are Tina Ward and Glen Gilmore … Born Nov. 28, 1994,w in New Bern, N.C. … Has three siblings – Richard, Johnathan, and Christian … Dad is a member of the U.S. Marine Corps.