Four seniors finish studies in 3.5 years
Greer named to second team - Moses, Nicholson & Reynolds earn honorable mention nods
McGee, Nicholson and Reynolds earn honorable mention nods
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2012 - All-ACC honorable mention ... Coaches All-ACC honorable mention ... One of UVa's four team captains ... Phil Steele preseason All-ACC third team.
2012 - Started 10 games ... missed half the Georgia Tech game and the entire TCU and Louisiana Tech games with a hand injury ... finished No. 2 on the team with 90 tackles ... ranked No. 8 in the ACC with 90 tackles ... second on the team with 9.5 tackles for loss ... started 18 games in a row for UVa before missing the TCU game with injury ... made nine tackles against Penn State ... made six tackles at Georgia Tech before leaving game with a hand injury ... returned to action at Duke and had 11 tackles ... led UVa with 12 stops vs. Maryland ... added seven stops against Wake Forest ... had nine tackles against Miami ... made 13 stops against UNC ... finished career with a career-best 15 tackles at Virginia Tech ... sacked VT quarterback Logan Thomas ... it was his first sack since the Boston College game in 2010. 2011 - One of 13 Cavaliers to start all 13 games ... came up with fourth-down stop to preserve the win at Miami ... had a career-high 12 (1.5 for loss) stops against Southern Miss ... nine tackles and 0.5 for loss vs. NC State ... had nine tackles, including one for a loss at Indiana ... had eight tackles at then-No. 23 Florida State ... second on the team with 81 tackles ... has 7.0 tackles for a loss of 21 yards. 2010 - Moved from safety to linebacker during the spring ... appeared in all 12 of Virginia's games ... made 11 starts ... earned his second letter ... made first collegiate start against Richmond ... led the team with 66 tackles ... had 7.0 tackles for a loss ... registered his first career sack at Boston College for a loss of 10 yards ... had a career-high 11 tackles at Georgia Tech ... had eight tackles against Richmond ... seven tackles at USC ... also had seven stops against Eastern Michigan and Maryland ... forced a fumble against Florida State ... selected by the UVa coaches as the team's defensive player of the week for the Richmond game. 2009 - Appeared in 10 games all on special teams ... earned his first letter ... lined up on 98 plays during his rookie campaign ... collected two tackles in two games (UNC & Boston College) ... registered six total tackles.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL
Two-way threat for coach John Quinerly at Maury HS ... played virtually all the skill positions including wide receiver, tailback, quarterback, safety and linebacker ... 3 stars by Rivals ... listed as the No. 48 safety in the country by Rivals and the No. 204 wide receiver by Scout ... Virginia's No. 47 player according to SuperPrep and No. 54 by the Roanoke Times ... first-team all-district linebacker and second-team all-district wide receiver as a senior ... second-team Virginian-Pilot all-Tidewater linebacker ... finished his senior year with 99 tackles ... caught 18 passes for 527 yards and four touchdowns as a junior and was named all-district wide receiver ... defensively he had 73 tackles and an interception and was a second-team all-district selection as a utility player ... also plays on the school's basketball team.
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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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