A reserve offensive lineman who suffered an early October shoulder injury that sidelined him for the season... traveled to Boston College (Sept. 6) but did not play... sat out part of preseason drills with an injury... has played a number of positions at Tech... began career on the defensive line, moved to tight end, and now plays on the O-line.
Saw game action Sept. 8 vs. Samford.
Joined the program as a walk-on and redshirted.
Two-year letterwinner as a tight end and defensive end at Eagle's Landing High... coached by Bob Stinchcomb... second-team all-region selection... also played basketball, baseball and tennis... National Honor Society member and class vice president.
Full name is Alexander Daniel Paquette... son of Dan Paquette... born November 11, 1987 in Stuttgart, Germany... majoring in industrial engineering... named to the 2005-06 Atlantic Coast Conference Academic Honor Roll... Paquette is a big fan of the Boston Red Sox.