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Georgia Tech Athletics Fall 2017 Graduation Series (1 of 5) - Andrew Marshall (Football)
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2016 (Junior): Appeared in 11 games, making nine starts (seven at right tackle, two at left tackle) ... Missed two games (Oct. 15 vs. Georgia Southern, Nov. 12 at Virginia Tech) due to injury ... Was a key member of an offensive line that helped pave the way for Georgia Tech to rank ninth nationally in rushing offense (258.1 ypg) and 17th nationally in fewest sacks allowed (1.23 pg) ... Was one of four Yellow Jackets named to the 2016 academic all-ACC football team in recognition of their success on the field and in the classroom.
2015 (Sophomore): Saw action on offensive line in all 12 games.
2014 (True Freshman): Played in 10 games, including final six ACC games ... Aided Tech's offensive line that allowed just 0.79 sacks per game (1st in ACC, 2nd nationally) ... Tech ranked first nationally in rushing offense, posting school-record marks for rushing yards (4,789) and rushing yards per game (342.1).
High School: West Forsyth H.S., 2014 ... Played center under coach Frank Hepler ... Helped West Forsyth win Region 6 6A state championship in 2012-13 ... Named second-team all-state selection at center in 2011 and 2012, and was first-team all-state pick in 2013 ... Also garnered multiple all-region and all-county picks ... Was named team's most valuable player in 2013 ... Standout in the classroom where he was a four-year DECA student and three-time DECA national qualifier ... Lists most memorable athletic accomplishment as beating undefeated Hillgrove in playoffs in 2011.
Personal: Full name is Andrew Douglas Marshall ... Born Sept. 19, 1995 in Jackson, Ala. ... Parents are Sonny and Teresa ... Has two sisters, Lauren and Lindsey ... Began playing football after father convinced him to take up sport at age seven ... Majoring in business administration ... Three-time member of ACC academic honor roll.