83 - Patrick Terry Position: Flanker
Class: r-Freshman
Height: 5' 11"
Weight: 190 lbs.
High School: Halifax County
Hometown: South Boston, Va.
photo A speedy newcomer who is trying to put himself in position to earn some playing time as a receiver ... Made strides working at flanker during a redshirt year, but is still learning the playbook ... Must continue working to improve his ball skills and route running ... Possesses excellent athletic ability and the type of work ethic needed to succeed ... Coaches would like to see him attack the weight room and get stronger ... Should continue to get better as he receives additional reps at the position ... His progress in preseason workouts will determine his role for the upcoming season.

2007: Spent his time at flanker while redshirting during the fall ... Had a 365-pound front squat during the off-season, equalling the second-best lift among the receivers ... Had a 3-yard catch during one of the spring scrimmages and a 2-yard grab in the Maroon-White game ... Also had a 19-yard kickoff return during the game.

High School: Lettered three seasons as a receiver for Coach John Lacy Harris ... Also saw some time in the secondary ... Caught 38 passes for 568 yards and seven touchdowns as a senior ... Caught six of those passes in Halifax's Groug AAA Division 5 playoff game ... Named second-team All-Western Valley District his final year ... As a junior, recorded 46 catches for 829 yards and scored nine touchdowns ... Had eight catches for 236 yards and four TDs in a game against Patrick Henry in 2005 ... Earned first-team All-Western Valley District honors for his performance ... Ranked the No. 31 player in the state of Virginia by The Roanoke Times ... A standout in track, winning the district 55-meter indoor title as a junior and finishing seventh in the state.

Personal: Patrick Lamar Terry ... Born 11/12/88 in Halifax County, VA ... Son of Cheryl Terry ... Majoring in communication.