In 2000: More than one-third of his career receptions have been for touchdowns, he has crossed the goalline five times in his 14 career catches ... Appeared in all 12 games last season, including the micronpc.com Bowl ... Started five contests ... Pulled down just two receptions for the season, one of those was a three-yard touchdown versus Maryland.
In 1999: Had four TD receptions for the season, most for a Wolfpack tight end since 1967, when Harry Martell had six TD catches ... Third-leading scorer on the squad with 26 points, he also caught a two-point conversion in the Florida State contest ... Had a dozen receptions in 1999, one third were for touchdowns ... Registered 42 knockdown blocks for the season.
In 1998: Saw action in four contests, including the Micron PC Bowl ... Also played in the Ohio, Georgia Tech and Maryland games ... Named to the ACC Honor Roll as a freshman and sophomore ... Was redshirted in 1997, his first year on campus.
Prep: A three-year starter who played defensive end and tight end throughout his high school career for Coach Bob Witman? As a senior, he made 93 tackles (38 solo) with eight QB sacks and 10 tackles for loss ? Caught 16 passes for 357 yards and one touchdown, a 68-yarder ? Named first team all-state by the North Carolina Independent Schools Athletic Association his junior and senior seasons ... Honored as a defensive end his junior year and as a tight end in ?96 ? Was named his team?s Most Valuable Player his senior year ? Named to The Charlotte Observer?s All-Mecklenburg county second team as a junior and senior ? A first team NCISAA all-state selection at tight end as a senior and at defensive end as a junior ? Played on the State Independent Schools championship squad his junior year ? Started three years in lacrosse, earning all-state honors in ?96 ? Majoring in biological sciences ? Born 5/31/79.
Vanderveer Career Stats