Photos by Danny Karnik
A young wide receiver who is being counted on to be a part of the WR rotation in 2013... the coaching staff considered playing him as a true freshman in 2012.
2012 (true freshman): Redshirted.
High School: Statesboro HS... played for head coach Steve Pennington... rated with three stars and ranked No. 85 at the safety position by Scout... recruited to Tech as a wide receiver, but capable of playing a number of positions including running back... played both sides of the ball for Statesboro... totaled over 1,400 yards of total offense and scored 13 touchdowns... a first team all-region pick... played in Georgia North-South All-Star Game.
Personal: Full name is Micheal Wayne Summers, Jr... son of Micheal and Vivian Summers... born Jan. 24, 1994 in Augusta, Ga... has a sister Jasmyne... his father played football at South Carolina State (1984-88) and in the NFL for the Colts (1988-89)... lifelong friends with Tech teammate, Freddie Burden... grew up in the shadows of Georgia Southern, where Paul Johnson won a pair of national championships... his cousin Michael Johnson is a 1999 Tech graduate... intends to major in business management... was taught basic football fundamentals by his dad at age six.