GREENSBORO, NC –The Atlantic Coast Conference announced Thursday the names of the 28 football student-athletes who have been chosen by its 14 league schools to attend the 2013 Atlantic Coast Conference Football Kickoff, July 21-22 at the Grandover Resort located in Greensboro, N.C.
The football student-athletes who will be attending the 2013 ACC Football Kickoff are:
Chase Rettig Quarterback 6-3 213 Senior Sierra Madre, Calif.
Steele Divitto Linebacker 6-3 238 Senior Ridgefield, Conn..
Tajh Boyd Quarterback 6-1 225 Senior-R Hampton, Va.
Spencer Shuey Linebacker 6-3 230 Graduate-R Charlotte, N.C.
Anthony Boone Quarterback 6-0 230 Junior-R Monroe, N.C.
Ross Cockrell Cornerback 6-0 185 Senior-R Waxhaw, N.C.
Rashad Greene Wide Receiver 6-0 180 Junior Albany, Ga.
Lamarcus Joyner Defensive Back 5-8 187 Senior Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.
Will Jackson Offensive Lineman 6-3 295 Senior-R Knoxville, Tenn.
Jeremiah Attaochu Defensive End 6-3 242 Senior Washington, D.C.
C.J. Brown Quarterback 6-3 210 Senior-R Cranberry Township, Pa.
Dexter McDougle Cornerback 5-11 195 Senior-R Falmouth, Va.
Stephen Morris Quarterback 6-2 214 Senior Miami, Fla.
Shayon Green Defensive Line 6-3 262 Senior-R Tifton, Ga.
Bryn Renner Quarterback 6-3 225 Senior West Springfield, Va.
Kareem Martin Defensive End 6-6 265 Senior Roanoke Rapids, N.C.
Rashard Smith Wide Receiver 5-9 175 Senior-R Dublin, Ga.
Dontae Johnson Cornerback 6-2 195 Senior Pennington, N.J.
Devin Street Wide Receiver 6-4 195 Senior-R Bethlehem, Pa.
Aaron Donald Defensive Line 6-0 285 Senior Pittsburgh, Pa.
Macky MacPherson Center 6-2 290 Senior Syracuse, N.Y.
Jay Bromley Defensive Tackle 6-4 285 Senior Jamaica, N.Y.
Morgan Moses Offensive Tackle 6-6 335 Senior Richmond, Va.
Jake Snyder Defensive End 6-4 270 Senior-R Glen Allen, Va.
Logan Thomas Quarterback 6-6 257 Senior-R Lynchburg, Va.
Jack Tyler Linebacker 6-1 225 Senior-R Oakton, Va.
Michael Campanaro Flanker 5-11 190 Senior-R Clarksville, Md.
Justin Jackson Outside Linebacker 6-1 230 Senior-R Rockingham, N.C.
R-Denotes player was redshirted
In all, the ACC Kickoff student-athletes hail from 11 states and the District of Columbia, with seven from Virginia, five from North Carolina, three each from Pennsylvania and Georgia, two from Florida and New York and one each from California, Connecticut, Maryland, New Jersey, Tennessee and the District of Columbia.
Three ACC football standouts will be making a return appearance at the Kickoff in Jeremiah Attaochu, a senior defensive end from Georgia Tech; Bryn Renner, a senior quarterback from North Carolina; and Logan Thomas, a senior quarterback from Virginia Tech
Among the offensive players in attendance will be seven quarterbacks, three offensive linemen and four wide receivers. Defensively, four defensive ends, two defensive tackles, four linebackers and four defensive backs will be on hand.
The Atlantic Coast Conference website—theACC.com—will provide complete coverage of the 2013 ACC Football Kickoff including original written and video content, as well as coverage of interview sessions with the student-athletes on July 21 and the coaches on July 22. Visit www.theACC.com on Friday, July 19 for more information regarding coverage of the ACC Football Kickoff. The official Twitter hashtag for the 2013 ACC Football Kickoff is #ACCKickoff. Official tweets will include this hashtag and all media and fans are also asked to use it in their tweets related to the event.