- 5' 9
- 262 lbs.
- High School/Other
- Blacksburg, Va.
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2011: Played in three games for a total of 20 offensive snaps ... Saw action for 13 snaps at center against Appalachian State and was in for a snap against BC ... Played six snaps at Virginia.
2010: Got in for four snaps at center during the East Carolina game … Played three snaps in the Wake Forest game … Worked 16 snaps with two knockdown blocks against Duke.
2009: Worked on the scout team as a center during the fall … Had a 450-pound back squat during off-season testing … Shared the Frank O. Moseley Award as the offensive player who showed the most hustle during the off-season and spring workouts.
2008: Joined the team when school started … Worked on the scout team as a center and redshirted … Improved his bench press and back squat during the off-season program … Continued to work at center during spring practice.
High School: Was voted the best offensive lineman on the team his junior and senior seasons for Coach Dave Crist at Blacksburg High … Saw action at center, offensive guard and defensive tackle during three seasons as a letterman … Was named second-team all-district as a center and honorable mention at defensive tackle as a senior … Finished fourth in the district wrestling tournament in the 215-pound class his junior year.
Personal: Roy Christopher Gentry … Born 6/17/90 in Blacksburg, VA … Son of Mike Gentry and Louise Matthews Morris … His father, Mike, is Tech’s assistant director of athletics for athletic performance … Is studying finance.