Thu. Dec 1st, 2022

Virginia Tech freshman Daequan Wright has joined a small handful of the Hokies’ 2022 signing class by formally burning his redshirt on Saturday afternoon throughout Virginia Tech’s house contest towards Georgia Tech.

The previous 247Sports four-star prospect has performed in 5 video games throughout his truefreshmanseason, in response to Virginia Tech participation stats, and has cleared the NCAA four-game threshold.

Wright has taken sport reps towards North Carolina, Pittsburgh, Miami, NC State, and Georgia Tech. Up to now, he has recorded 14 receptions for 161-yards. His 161-yards receiving at the moment ranks fourth on the staff and second on the tight finish place behind Nick Gallo (201) regardless of taking part in in 4 much less video games than these with extra receiving yards. Primarily based on formation, Wright has began one sport for the Hokies throughout his first season on campus. Wright is the fourth Virginia Tech freshman to burn his redshirt throughout his first 12 months on campus, becoming a member of operating again Bryce Duke, defensive finish Keyshawn Burgos, and cornerback Mansoor Delane. Burgos is at the moment the one Virginia Tech freshman to play in all 9 video games on the season whereas Duke has performed in eight.Delane, who missed a part of fall camp on account of an damage, has performed in six video games this fall, beginning every of the final two contests at cornerback. Virginia Tech true freshman extensive receiver Tucker Holloway might be the subsequent member of the 2022 recruiting class to burn his redshirt having performed in three video games this season. Over the previous two weeks, Holloway has ascended into Virginia Tech’s high punt returner. On Saturday, Holloway set the single-game faculty report for punt return yardage (188) and returned one punt 90-yards for a landing.

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