65 - Antonio North Position: Offensive Guard
Class: r-Freshman
Height: 6' 3"
Weight: 310 lbs.
High School: North Stafford
Hometown: Stafford, Va.
photo Another young lineman who is working at the guard position ... Picked up some valuable reps during the spring, but is still developing ... Should benefit from added exposure to the strength and conditioning program ... His summer preparation and performance during the preseason will help determine his spot on the depth chart.

2005: Was redshirted ... Worked at the left guard position ... Bench pressed 370 pounds during scout team testing in fall ... Improved that to 385 in the spring ... Continued to work on the left side during spring practices.

High School: A four-year starter at guard for Coach Eric Cooke at North Stafford ... Helped lead his team to a 13-1 record and the state title game ... Named to the Virginia All-Group AAA first-team all-state team by the Associated Press as a guard ... Named to the AAA all-state first team as an offensive guard by the VHSCA ... Named first-team All-Met by The Washington Post as an offensive lineman ... An all-Commonwealth District and all-Northwestern Region selection ... Saw some action on defense in short-yardage situations ... Ranked the No. 15 player in the state by The Roanoke Times ... Ranked the No. 23 offensive guard in the nation and the No. 13 player in the state by rivals.com ... Ranked the No. 58 offensive lineman in the nation and the No. 12 player in the state by scout.com ... Rated the No. 42 offensive lineman in the nation by collegefootballnews.com ... Ranked the No. 16 player in the state of Virginia by SuperPrep ... Ranked the No. 79 player on the East Hot 100 by scout.com ... Rated the No. 47 player in the Mid-Atlantic Coast by Tom Lemming's Prep Football Report.

Personal: Antonio Djuan North ... Born 12/11/86 in Jacksonville, NC ... Son of Joseph and Mary North ... Enrolled in sociology.