19 - Danny Coale Position: Flanker
Class: r-Freshman
Height: 6' 0"
Weight: 203 lbs.
High School: Episcopal
Hometown: Lexington, Va.
photo Is right in the middle of the battle for playing time at split end following a solid spring ... A smart player with good ball skills and deceiving speed ... Is still adjusting to the speed of the college game and working hard on his routes ... Has what it takes to be a good player for the Hokies.

2007: Got most of his work at split end while redshirting in the fall ... Turned in a 35 1/2-inch vertical jump and a 4.42 time in the 40 on the way to Iron Hokie honors during the winter ... Blocked a punt in one of the spring scrimmages ... Caught two passes in each of the three scrimmages ... Also added two receptions during the Maroon-White game for 18 yards.

High School: Did a little bit of everything for Coach Mark Gowin at Episcopal ... Played wide receiver and defensive back ... Returned punts and kickoffs ... Also handled the place-kicking and punting duties ... Caught 27 passes for 564 yards and nine scores as a senior ... Scored twice on returns ... Recorded 27 catches for 780 yards and 14 touchdowns as a junior ... Had four interceptions as a junior, returning one for a touchdown ... Compiled 109 career catches for 2,367 yards and 33 touchdowns ... Earned all-state honors three-straight seasons, including first-team honors his last two years ... Was a second-team All-Met pick by The Washington Post as a senior ... Listed as the No. 17 overall player on the Virginia 33 by SuperPrep ... Ranked the No. 21 player in the state of Virginia by The Roanoke Times ... A member of the SuperPrep Mid-Atlantic Team ... Earned first-team all-state honors as a lacrosse player.

Personal: Daniel Kinsman Coale ... Born 6/27/88 in Lexington, VA ... Son of Jimmy and Kathy Coale ... Majoring in finance.

Rushing G No. Yds. Avg. TD LG
2008 12 2 8 4.0 0 5

Receiving G No. Yds. Avg. TD LG
2008 12 29 572 19.7 2 81