30 - Brian Saunders Position: Quarterback/Punter
Class: r-Freshman
Height: 6' 0"
Weight: 208 lbs.
High School: Nelson County
Hometown: Roseland, Va.
photo Did a good job helping out as a quarterback on the scout team after joining the team as walk-on ... Competed for the punting duties during spring practice ... A team-first guy with great work habits ... Can be counted on for top effort ... Could be the Hokies' No. 2 punter.

2006: Worked at quarterback while redshirting in the fall ... Put extra emphasis on punting during spring practice.

High School: Named first-team all-district, all-region and all-state in football for Coach Tim Crawford ... Was first-team all-district and second-team all-state in baseball.

Personal: Brian Carroll Saunders ... Born 2/23/88 ... Son of Joyce and Massie Saunders ... Majoring in horticulture.