46 - Dylan McGreevy Position: Linebacker
Class: Senior
Height: 5' 11"
Weight: 212 lbs.
High School: Warren County
Hometown: Front Royal, Va.
photo A much-improved player who has a chance to help the Hokies on special teams this fall ... Is also expected to provide depth at the whip linebacker position ... Works hard and can be counted on for top effort ... Has taken advantage of the strength and conditioning program, earning Super Iron Hokie honors ... Made tremendous improvement during spring practice ... Joined the team as a walk-on after transfering from Shepherd (WV) University, where he played his first year.

2007: One of only eight players to reach all of his six strength and condition goals during preseason testing ... Bench pressed 420 pounds during the fall ... Worked on the punt return and kickoff teams ... Got eight plays on special teams in the opener against ECU and three in the win over William & Mary ... Was a Super Iron Hokie in the off-season program ... Posted interceptions in two of the Hokies' four spring scrimmages ... Contributed two tackles during the Maroon-White game.

2006: Joined the team in the spring as a walk-on ... Went through the off-season strength and conditioning program.

High School: Played running back and defensive back for Coach Heath Gilbert at Warren County High ... Scored eight total touchdowns his final year ... Had one interception and 73 tackles ... Scored a touchdown via rush, pass and reception his senior season ... Also excelled in wrestling, earning all-state honors three times ... Also lettered in track & field, concentrating on the 200-meter dash and the long jump.

Personal: Joseph Dylan McGreevy ... Born 1/27/86 in Winchester, VA ... Son of Joe and Anna McGreevy ... Majoring in sociology.