Tech's veteran, dependable, three-year starter at long snapper... had 10 successful long snaps vs. Miami (Nov. 20)... long-snapped eight times in the Duke game (Oct. 4)... had nine successful long-snaps in the Mississippi State game (Sept. 20)... had 10 snaps in the season opener vs. Jacksonville State (Aug. 28) as Tech had seven PAT attempts, two field goal attempts and one punt... in third season as Georgia Tech's long snapper on punts and placements... a colorful player who proposed to his girlfriend in front on hundreds of Georgia Tech fans at the preseason fan day in August of 2007.
Played in all 13 games as Georgia Tech's primary long snapper for all kicking situations... Travis Bell went 37-of-37 on PATs in great part to White's consistency.
Helped Tech rank second in the nation in net punting... had two tackles on punt coverage... earned scholarship prior to start of 2006 season.
Spent freshman season as the back-up long snapper... snapped on two punts in the Connecticut game in 2005 when starter Gavin Tarquinio was injured.
Redshirted after joining the program as a walk-on.
Lettered three years for coach James Richards at Marietta High School... named the team's top specialist as a junior and senior... All-county scholar-athlete by the Cobb County Touchdown Club... also lettered three years in baseball and once pitched a no-hitter.
Full name is Bret Colby White... born November 29, 1985... parents are Ronnie and Renee White... majoring in management... getting married in May, 2009.