ACC Announces Student-Athletes Attending the 2013 ACC Football Kickoff

ACC Announces Student-Athletes Attending the 2013 ACC Football Kickoff

Thursday July 11, 2013

GREENSBORO, NC –The Atlantic Coast Conference announced Thursday the names of the 28 football student-athletes who have been chosen by its 14 league schools to attend the 2013 Atlantic Coast Conference Football Kickoff, July 21-22 at the Grandover Resort located in Greensboro, N.C.

The football student-athletes who will be attending the 2013 ACC Football Kickoff are:

Boston College
Chase Rettig      Quarterback      6-3      213      Senior      Sierra Madre, Calif.
Steele Divitto      Linebacker      6-3      238      Senior      Ridgefield, Conn..
 
Clemson
Tajh Boyd      Quarterback      6-1      225      Senior-R      Hampton, Va.
Spencer Shuey      Linebacker      6-3      230      Graduate-R      Charlotte, N.C.
 
Duke
Anthony Boone      Quarterback      6-0      230      Junior-R      Monroe, N.C.
Ross Cockrell      Cornerback      6-0      185      Senior-R      Waxhaw, N.C.
 
Florida State
Rashad Greene      Wide Receiver      6-0      180      Junior      Albany, Ga.
Lamarcus Joyner      Defensive Back      5-8      187      Senior      Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.
 
Georgia Tech
Will Jackson      Offensive Lineman      6-3      295      Senior-R      Knoxville, Tenn.
Jeremiah Attaochu      Defensive End      6-3      242      Senior      Washington, D.C.
 
Maryland
C.J. Brown      Quarterback      6-3      210      Senior-R      Cranberry Township, Pa.
Dexter McDougle      Cornerback      5-11      195      Senior-R      Falmouth, Va.
 
Miami
Stephen Morris      Quarterback      6-2      214      Senior      Miami, Fla.
Shayon Green      Defensive Line      6-3      262      Senior-R      Tifton, Ga.
 
North Carolina
Bryn Renner      Quarterback      6-3      225      Senior      West Springfield, Va.
Kareem Martin      Defensive End      6-6      265      Senior      Roanoke Rapids, N.C.
 
NC State
Rashard Smith      Wide Receiver      5-9      175      Senior-R      Dublin, Ga.
Dontae Johnson      Cornerback      6-2      195      Senior      Pennington, N.J.
 
Pitt
Devin Street      Wide Receiver      6-4      195      Senior-R      Bethlehem, Pa.
Aaron Donald      Defensive Line      6-0      285      Senior      Pittsburgh, Pa.
 
Syracuse
Macky MacPherson      Center      6-2      290      Senior      Syracuse, N.Y.
Jay Bromley      Defensive Tackle      6-4      285      Senior      Jamaica, N.Y.
 
Virginia
Morgan Moses      Offensive Tackle      6-6      335      Senior      Richmond, Va.
Jake Snyder      Defensive End      6-4      270      Senior-R      Glen Allen, Va.
 
Virginia Tech
Logan Thomas      Quarterback      6-6      257      Senior-R      Lynchburg, Va.
Jack Tyler      Linebacker      6-1      225      Senior-R      Oakton, Va.
 
Wake Forest
Michael Campanaro      Flanker      5-11      190      Senior-R      Clarksville, Md.
Justin Jackson      Outside Linebacker      6-1      230      Senior-R      Rockingham, N.C.
 
R-Denotes player was redshirted


In all, the ACC Kickoff student-athletes hail from 11 states and the District of Columbia, with seven from Virginia, five from North Carolina, three each from Pennsylvania and Georgia, two from Florida and New York and one each from California, Connecticut, Maryland, New Jersey, Tennessee and the District of Columbia.     
   
Three ACC football standouts will be making a return appearance at the Kickoff in Jeremiah Attaochu,  a senior defensive end from Georgia Tech;  Bryn Renner, a senior quarterback from North Carolina; and Logan Thomas, a senior quarterback from Virginia Tech

Among the offensive players in attendance will be seven quarterbacks, three offensive linemen and four wide receivers. Defensively, four defensive ends, two defensive tackles, four linebackers and four defensive backs will be on hand.
   
The Atlantic Coast Conference website—theACC.com—will provide complete coverage of the 2013 ACC Football Kickoff including original written and video content, as well as coverage of interview sessions with the student-athletes on July 21 and the coaches on July 22. Visit www.theACC.com on Friday, July 19 for more information regarding coverage of the ACC Football Kickoff. The official Twitter hashtag for the 2013 ACC Football Kickoff is #ACCKickoff. Official tweets will include this hashtag and all media and fans are also asked to use it in their tweets related to the event.