RANKINGS: Ranked the No. 19 player in the state of Virginia by The Roanoke Times ... Listed as the No. 18 inside linebacker in the country and the No. 11 player in the state by Rivals ... Rated the No. 37 middle linebacker in the country by Scout ... Listed as the No. 24 overall player on the Virginia 33 by SuperPrep ... THE VITALS: Committed to the Hokies on May 31, 2006, becoming the first member of the 2007 class ... A member of the SuperPrep Mid-Atlantic Team ... An All-Atlantic Region selection by PrepStar ... Named honorable mention All-Met by The Washington Post at linebacker as a senior ... Earned first-team all-district and all-region honors for his junior season performance. ... Recruited by Torrian Gray.