Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

College Sports

February 5, 2014

National Signing Day: Virginia Tech signees and bios

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PRINCETON — Terrell Edmunds

DB 6' 1" 185 Dan River Danville, Va.

RANKINGS: Ranked as the No. 24 player in the state of Virginia by The Roanoke Times … Listed as the No. 30 player in the state of Virginia by Rivals … Rated as the No. 123 cornerback in the country and the No. 50 player in his state by 247Sports … Listed as the No. 110 cornerback in the country by Scout … Ranked as the No. 42 safety in the country, the No. 74 player in his region and the No. 19 player in the state by ESPN Recruiting Nation.

THE VITALS: Committed to the Hokies on 4/24/2013 … A second-team Class 2A all-state selection by VirginiaPreps at running back his senior season … Also a Class 2A West All-Region first-team selection as a running back … The Offensive Back of the Year in the Courthouse Conference 37 … An All-Conference 37 first-team selection his senior year … Had 171 carries, rushing for 1,753 yards and 25 TDs while catching nine passes for 111 yards and a TD … Had a career-high 344 yards and five touchdowns in a 32-28 victory at Martinsville … Had 53 tackles, including two for loss and two interceptions … Scored 29 total touchdowns his final season … A second-team Group A Division 2 all-state pick as a junior at defensive back … Recruited by Bryan Stinespring.

PERSONAL: Born Jan. 20, 1997 in Danville, VA … Son of Ferrell, Jr. and Felecia Edmunds … Father was an NFL Pro Bowl tight end … His older brother, Trey, plays foootball for the Hokies … Skipped a grade of school when he was younger … Contemplated majors are accounting or business.

Holland Fisher

DB 6' 2" 210 Fork Union Richmond, Va.

OF NOTE: Signed with Virginia Tech in 2013, but is spending a year at Fork Union … Is rated the No. 1 prep player in the country and the No. 1 safety in the country by 247Sports.

RANKINGS: Listed as the No. 3 outside linebacker in the country by Scout … Rated as the No. 83 overall player in the country, the No. 10 safety in the country and the No. 7 prospect in Virginia by Rivals … Ranked as the No. 160 player in the country by PrepStar … Rated the No. 8 prospect in Virginia by The Roanoke Times … Ranked as the No. 9 player in Virginia in SuperPrep’s preseason issue … Ranked as the No. 36 overall player in the country, the No. 4 outside linebacker in the country and the No. 3 player in his state by 247Sports … Ranked as the No. 8 safety in the country, the No. 16 player in his region and the No. 7 player in the state by ESPN Recruiting Nation.

THE VITALS: Committed to the Hokies on February 18, 2012 … A member of the ESPN 150, ranked 98th … An Under Armour All-America Game selection … Participated in the Gridiron Kings and The Opening … A preseason SuperPrep All-American … Had 72 tackles, including 11 for a loss and five sacks, with five forced fumbles and one interception in an injury-shortened senior season … Recorded 93 tackles, including 11 for a loss, and four sacks as a junior … Also caught 10 passes for 207 yards and three touchdowns as a tight end his junior season … Recruited by Shane Beamer.

PERSONAL: Born 10/12/94 in Richmond, VA … Son of Melissa Fisher … Has an older brother and a younger brother … Wants to get into either sports medicine or sports management.

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