85 - Matt Finnegan Position: Flanker
Class: Senior
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 207 lbs.
High School: Grafton
Hometown: Yorktown, Va.
photo Contributed to the team as a member of the scout and jayvee teams ... Will likely continue that role this fall due to the number of more experienced players on the depth chart ... Has shown improvement in the weight room ... A hard worker who can be counted on for top effort ... Transferred to Tech from the University of Central Florida.

2006: Practiced at flanker ... Played quarterback on the jayvee team ... Has a 63-yard touchdown pass and a 1-yard TD run in a jayvee win against Fork Union ... Had a 350-pound back squat during spring max testing ...

UCF: Attended the University of Central Florida for a year, but did not play football.

High School: Played quarterback, safety and outside linebacker for coach David Walton ... Posted 90 tackles, two interceptions and two sacks as a senior ... Was in on 20 tackles in a game against Jamestown, adding a sack and a safety ... Won two letters in baseball ... Captain of both his football and baseball teams.

Personal: Matthew Ryan Finnegan ... Born 7/28/85 in Newport News, VA ... Son of Sean and Patti Finnegan ... A political science major.

Tackles G UT AT Tot. Loss Sacks
2007 13 1 0 1 0-0 0-0