Jeff Wardach Position: Defensive Tackle
Class: r-Freshman
Height: 6' 3"
Weight: 240 lbs.
High School: Cave Spring
Hometown: Roanoke, Va.
photo A young player who spent a redshirt year working along the defensive line ... Started off working at end, then spent the spring as a tackle ... Is learning the system ... Showed improvement in the strength and conditioning program, but must continue working to get stronger and faster ... Has the work ethic and attitude coaches like.

2007: Joined the team as a walk-on and practiced at the stud end spot during the fall ... Moved inside to tackle for the spring ... Was in on two tackles during the Maroon-White game, including one for a 4-yard loss.

High School: A defensive tackle for Coach Tim Fulton at Cave Spring ... Was team MVP as a senior and earned all-district and all-region honors his last two seasons ... Finished his senior season with 70 tackles.

Personal: Jeff Charles Wardach ... Born 8/15/88 in Scranton, PA ... Son of Dave and Lauren Wardach ... Majoring in biology.