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Jeff Lentz
Jeff Lentz

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Marietta, Ga.

High School:
Lassiter

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 245

Position:
SS

Birthdate:
10/15/1987



The senior returns as the starting short-snapper... began last season as the snapper on all kicks but relinquished duties on punts midway through 2009... began his career as a walk-on but was awarded a scholarship in 2009 ... was in the hunt for the job as the starting long snapper in 2008 but suffered a season-ending knee injury in an August scrimmage... began his career as a tight end ... named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll for 2009-10.

2009 (Junior)
Began season as the long snapper for all kicks and punts... remained as the short-snapper all year but relinquished duties as the snapper on punts in late September.

2008 (Sophomore)
Suffered a season-ending knee injury in an early August scrimmage... a former reserve tight end who was the No. 2 long snapper and a second or third team lineman at the time of the injury... a walk-on with good size.

2007 (Freshman)
Worked primarily with the scout team as a tight end... saw action in Tech's win over Samford.

2006
Joined the team as a walk-on and redshirted.

High School
All-county tight end... two-year letterwinner and team captain at Lassiter High... caught 10 passes for 184 yards as a senior... an all-state lacrosse player... helped his team to a state championship in lacrosse.

Personal
Full name is Jeffrey Robert Lentz... parents are Bob and Janet Lentz... born October 15, 1987... majoring in management.

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