96 - Mark Muncey Position: Linebacker
Class: r-Freshman
Height: 5' 11"
Weight: 225 lbs.
High School: Tazewell
Hometown: Tazewell, Va.
photo A tough, aggressive player who has excelled in the strength and conditioning program ... Set a position record in the power clean with a lift of 360 pounds during spring testing ... Worked at the mike linebacker position during the fall and switched to backer in the spring ... Contributed as a member of the scout and jayvee teams ... Has made steady progress since joining the team as a walk-on ... Figures to see some time on special teams this fall.

2006: Worked at mike linebacker during the season ... Played in both jayvee games ... Posted five tackles in a win against Fork Union and was in on six during a victory over Hargrave ... Earned Iron Hokie honors during the off-season ... Posted the ninth-best power clean in Tech football history (360) during spring max test ... Also had a personal-best 39 1/2-inch vertical jump ... Got a look at the backer position in spring practice.

2005: Practiced at the backer position during a redshirt season ... Set a record for inside linebackers in the power clean with a lift of 341 pounds during spring testing ... Posted eight tackles in first spring scrimmage.

High School: Lettered four times in football as a linebacker/fullback for Coach Bobby Wyatt ... Selected all-state and All-Southwest Virginia as a senior ... Named all-region twice and all-district three times ... Led his team to a region championship over Virginia High as a senior ... Captained team during his junior and senior seasons ... Rushed for 495 yards and five touchdowns during senior season ... Also had 143 tackles, four interceptions, four sacks and three fumble recoveries ... Finished high school career with over 300 tackles, six interceptions and seven sacks ... Lettered three years in track and field while participating in the shot put and discus.

Personal: Mark Anthony Muncey ... Born 11/22/85 in Bluefield, WV ... Son of Mark and Vickie Muncey ... Majoring in management.

Tackles G UT AT Tot. Loss Sacks
2008 12 2 3 5 1-8 1-8