Transitioned from midfielder to left back in the spring ... Skilled, fast, and strong defender who can join the attack at any time because he recovers quickly ... Has shown signs of growth as a player in his first year at Tech ... Should be a major player in the fall for the Hokies.
2004: Scored his first three collegiate goals in 4-0 win over St. Joseph's ... Had the game-winning goal in 1-0 win over West Virginia ... Recorded his first collegiate assist in loss to Ohio State ... Netted a goal in the win over Radford ... Saw action in all 20 games, starting 15.
Club: Played for Beach FC Impact ... Won the Raleigh Shootout Tournament.
High School: Named all-state his high school senior year ... Scored 92 goals in his four-year career at Hickory High School.
Personal: Born January 22, 1986 in Portsmouth, Va. ... The son of Kelly and Bill Raney and Claude Reed ... Majoring in mechanical engineering.