Banks signs National Letter of Intent.
- Played tight end, wide receiver and defensive end for coach Dominic Pecora at East Allegheny High
- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Fab 22
- Pittsburgh Tribune Review 2017 Trib 25 All-Star team
- Helped lead East Allegheny to a 7-4 record and quarterfinals of WPIAL 2A playoffs
- Finished with 48 catches for 679 yards and 10 touchdowns, averaging 14.1 yards per catch
- Named 2016 All-WPIAL Three Rivers Conference
- Had 34 catches for 479 yards and 10 touchdowns as a junior
- Three-star ranking by ESPN, rivals and 247Sports
- No. 19 tight end nationally, No. 21 prospect in Pennsylvania and No. 88 in the East by ESPN
- No. 11 in Pennsylvania and No. 14 tight end nationally by rivals
- No. 16 player in the Pennsylvania and No. 29 athlete overall by 247Sports
- Also offered by Cincinnati, Illinois, Maryland, Pitt, Syracuse, Temple, Toledo and UCF
Banks verbally commits to West Virginia.