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51 Zach Bradshaw
Zach  Bradshaw


Damascus, Md.

High School:
Damascus HS

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 230




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Virginia Tech 52, Virginia 10

The Cavaliers fall to rival Virginia Tech, on November 26, 2016.


UVA Football at Pittsburgh

Cavaliers Open ACC Play on the Road


Virginia at UCLA

Hoos fall to the Bruins in the Rose Bowl to open 2015 season.


Football vs. Virginia Tech (by Matt Riley)

Football vs. Virginia Tech (by Matt Riley)

- Appeared in all 12 of UVA's games with 10 starts ... an injury against North Carolina forced him to miss starts against Louisville and at Wake Forest ... also long snapped on field goals and PATs ... only long snapped against then-No. 5 Louisville ... recorded nine tackles and 2.0 tackles for a loss against Richmond in the season opener ... also forced a fumble ... posted six tackles in road loss at then-No. 24 Oregon ... made seven tackles, 1.0 TFL and 0.5 sacks at UConn ... made nine stops in a win over Central Michigan ... had one sack and broke up two passes against CMU ... recorded 12 tackles in ACC win at Duke ... recorded six tackles and 1.0 tackles for a loss against Pitt ... also broke up one pass against the Panthers ... made four tackles against then-No. 22 North Carolina ... made two tackles at Wake Forest ... made three tackles against Miami ... made one tackle at Georgia Tech ... collected three tackles at Virginia Tech before leaving with an injury. 2015 - Appeared in 10 of UVA's 12 games with nine starts ... missed the start at North Carolina due to a targeting ejection from the second half of the Syracuse game ... missed the Duke and Virginia Tech games with an injury ... finished the regular season No. 38 in the ACC with 5.3 tackles per game ... made second career start at No. 13 UCLA ... tallied two tackles against the Bruins ... made nine stops against William & Mary ... led UVA with 10 tackles against Boise State ... made five stops at Pitt ... made five stops against Syracuse ... after missing the first half of the North Carolina game he recorded four tackles and 0.5 tackles for a loss against the Tar Heels ... made four stops, 1.0 tackle for loss and 0.5 sacks against Georgia Tech ... teamed up with Micah Kiser to sack Yellow Jacket quarterback Justin Thomas on a fourth down situation ... posted eight stops at Miami ... made four stops at Louisville ... recorded a strip sack and recovered the fumble against the Cardinals. 2014 - Appeared in all 12 games ... saw most of his time on special teams ... made four of his seven tackles on special teams ... recorded one tackle in the season opener against UCLA ... had two combined tackles against Richmond ... recorded an assisted tackle against No. 21 Louisville ... made a stop against the Kent State offense ... recorded one combined tackle against Duke ... made one stop against the Miami offense. 2013 - Played in five games of UVA's 12 games ... one of 12 true freshmen to see playing time for UVA ... made collegiate debut with a start against Georgia Tech ... started alongside three other true freshmen (Tim Harris and Donte Wilkins) on defense against the Yellow Jackets ... finished rookie season with 10 tackles and 2.0 tackles for loss ... injured wrist the week of the Oregon game and was unable to make debut until UVA's eighth game ... recorded three tackles against Clemson ... had three tackles against North Carolina ... had two tackles against Virginia Tech.


Played linebacker, receiver and kick returner for head coach Eric Wallich at Damascus High School ... named to the Maryland Consensus All-State team at linebacker ... also named to Maryland's Big School All-State team at linebacker ... Washington Post All-Met first team and Montgomery Gazette first team honoree ... one of the state's top all-around performers, a defensive standout who had more than 600 receiving yards and handled kick return duties ... played in the 2012 Chesapeake Bowl ... listed as three-star player by,, and 247Sports ... attended the same high school as former UVA defensive back Brandon Phelps.



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