PRONUNCIATION: Mike ah
WORTH NOTING: Battling for the starting nod at left guard this season ? has practiced at several line positions during his career.
HONORS: 2002-Received the E. Paul Rogers, Jr. Memorial Football Scholarship.
AT VIRGINIA: 2001?Reserve offensive lineman who appeared in the first nine games of the season ? saw time at guard and on the kickoff return unit ? lettered for the first time. 2000?Played in two games (Richmond and Florida State) as a reserve offensive lineman ... listed as a backup at right guard and at center at various times during the season. 1999?Red-shirted ... did not play in a game ... was in uniform against Wake Forest, Duke, Florida State and Georgia Tech.
HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered four years in football at Fonda-Fultonville High School ... played defensive and offensive tackle for head coach Alex Mancini ? 1998 preseason All-American by SuperPrep, PrepStar and CNN/Sports Illustrated ... rated the No. 8 player in New York by SuperPrep and the No. 34 player in the East by Prep Football Report ... named first-team All-State as a senior ... also selected to USA Today All-State team ... first-team All-Capital Conference ... twice chosen Football Player of the Year by the Amsterdam Recorder ... named a first-team defensive tackle his junior and senior years by the Schenectady Gazette and as a senior by the Troy Record ... chosen to New York State 1998 Governor?s Bowl Golden Fifty All-State Football Team ? participated in New York/New Jersey All-Star game ... named team?s Most Valuable Player ... two-time team captain ... 1998 National Wendy?s High School Heisman Award nominee ... totaled 249 career tackles, including 24 quarterback sacks ... had 92 tackles, including five sacks, and recovered a fumble his senior year ... registered 74 tackles, including 10 sacks, and recovered a fumble for a touchdown as a junior ... was in on 83 tackles, including nine sacks, as a sophomore ... lettered for three years and two-time captain in basketball ... Capital Region Basketball Scholar-Athlete ... competed as a thrower in track and field.
PERSONAL: Micah T. Kimball ? born 1-30-81 ? son of Terry Kimball and Gloria Kimball ? has a brother, Aaron (18) ... received Scholastic Excellence Award and Distinguished Athlete Award from the U.S. Marine Corps ? awarded the DAR Good Citizens Award as a senior at Fonda-Fultonville High School ?listed in Who?s Who Among American High School Students ? awarded the Principal?s Leadership Award as a senior ? Academic Pin Award ? Rosalyn Marvin Memorial Award for Foreign Language ? Key Club ? member of Explorer Club and Church Youth Group ? economics major.