- 5' 11
- 218 lbs.
- High School/Other
- Tazewell, Va.
A solid, dependable performer who can provide help at either inside linebacker position … Also rates as one of the Hokies’ top special team contributors … Knows the Tech system … Works hard … Can be a valuable role player this season.
2008: Picked up over 50 plays on special teams … Saw brief action in the first three games on special teams … Had four special team plays at UNC … Got seven special team plays at Nebraska … Posted four plays on the kickoff return squad against WKU … Picked up five special team plays at BC and seven more at FSU … Was in on five plays in the Miami game … Added two plays against Duke and three in the Virginia game … Also had three special team plays in the ACC Championship game win against Boston College and saw action in the Orange Bowl game … Had a personal-best 495-pound back squat during off-season testing … Worked as mike linebacker during the spring … Had a tackle and a fumble recovery in one of the spring scrimmages … Also had a tackle in the Maroon-White game.
2007: Saw his first action against William & Mary as a member of the special teams … Turned in a 410-pound front squat during the winter on the way to Iron Hokie honors … Was in on four tackles during one spring scrimmage and had a tackle for loss in another … Had a tackle in the Maroon-White game.
2006: Worked at mike linebacker during the season … Played in both jayvee games … Posted five tackles in a win against Fork Union and was in on six during a victory over Hargrave … Earned Iron Hokie honors during the off-season … Posted the ninth-best power clean in Tech football history (360 pounds) during spring max testing … Also had a personal-best 39 1/2-inch vertical jump … Got a look at the backer position in spring practice.
2005: Practiced at the backer position during a redshirt season … Set a record for inside linebackers in the power clean with a lift of 341 pounds during spring testing … Posted eight tackles in the first spring scrimmage.
High School: Lettered four times in football as a linebacker/fullback for Coach Bobby Wyatt … Selected all-state and All-Southwest Virginia as a senior … Named all-region twice and all-district three times … Led his team to a region championship over Virginia High as a senior … Captained the team during his junior and senior seasons … Rushed for 495 yards and five touchdowns during his senior season … Also had 143 tackles, four interceptions, four sacks and three fumble recoveries … Finished his high school career with over 300 tackles, six interceptions and seven sacks … Lettered three years in track and field while participating in the shot put and discus.
Personal: Mark Anthony Muncey … Born 11/27/85 in Bluefield, WV … Son of Mark and Vickie Muncey … Graduated with a degree in management and is working on a master’s in physical education.