Hokies, Foster need young linebackers to step up
Their seats in the meeting room. Their positions on the football field. to me in Andrew’s spot — not having those guys to really lean on.”
The Hokies’ starting linebackers from last year’s 9-4 team are gone, as are their backups. Edmunds left school early to turn pro and Motuapuaka, a three-year starter
was a senior, as were backups Sean Huelskamp and Anthony Shegog.
A fifth linebacker, Tavante Beckett, was dismissed last September after a drug arrest. That leaves Rivers and Ashby as the most experienced players in a young and untested group. “I don’t know if we had to
many,” said Tech’s