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2015 - Appeared in all 12 of UVA's games with seven starts ... made first collegiate start against Syracuse at left tackle after Michael Mooney was lost for the year in the Pitt game ... took 492 snaps at left tackle ... saw time on 80 special teams plays too ... helped block for one of the ACC's most dynamic players, Taquan Mizzell, who broke the ACC record for receiving yards by a running back with 721 ... part of an offensive line that saw the UVA rushing game break the 200-yard plateau three times (UNC, GT, VT). 2014 - Appeared in 11 of UVA's 12 games ... made collegiate debut against Richmond ... saw time in 11 games on special teams ... saw time on the offensive line in five games (Richmond, Kent State, Pitt, Florida State, Virginia Tech) ... due to injuries on the offensive line saw his most significant time on offensive at Florida State when he took part in 60 plays at left tackle ... played 22 offensive plays at Virginia Tech ... saw time in 170 total plays during the season, including 59 special teams plays ... made the move in the spring from defensive end to tight end and then during camp made the move to offensive tackle. 2013 - Did not appear in any games ... redshirted season.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL
Played tight end and defensive line at St. Christopher's School for head coach Michael Turner ... Richmond Times-Dispatch All-Metro second team in 2012 ... was a three-year letterwinner in football, earning all-state, all-prep and All-Metro honors twice ... as a tight end, made 11 catches for 204 yards and one touchdown in 2012 ... made 56 tackles and 17.0 tackles for loss ... also collected five sacks for a loss of 43 yards ... made 50 tackles, including 20 tackles for loss and seven sacks in 2011 ... also played baseball and basketball ... all-prep and all-state pitcher and outfielder on the baseball team ... is a three-star player by ESPN.com and Rivals.com ... ranked the No. 18 prospect in Virginia by the Roanoke Times ... son of Ben and Loretta English ... has an older brother, Patrick ... has an older sister, Kate ... major is undeclared and is currently studying in UVA's College of Arts and Sciences.
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A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.
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