4 - Joseph Roane
Joseph Roane
Height: 6-1
Weight: 205
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Mechanicsville, Va.
High School: Atlee
Position: OLB

2009: Two-year letterwinner ... will compete for playing time at outside linebacker this season after playing safety during his first three years.

2008: Played in all 10 games as a reserve safety and special teams player … recorded five tackles.

2007: Saw action in several games as a reserve defensive back and special teams player during his sophomore season ... notched one tackle.

2006: Played sparingly as a first-year player ... did not record a tackle.

High School: Lettered in football and track at Atlee High School ... named all-district in football as a senior ... named all-district in track & field and was the district champion in the triple jump as a senior ... also was a regional qualifier ... helped lead the track & field team to a regional title.

Personal: ODAC Scholar-Athlete … involved with several charities, including Nabors Service Day and Relay for Life … served as a summer school tudor in his native Richmond over the summer … American history major.