Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

College Sports

February 5, 2014

National Signing Day: Virginia Tech signees and bios

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PRINCETON — Travon McMillian

QB/ATH 6' 0" 200 C.D. Hylton Woodbridge, Va.

RANKINGS: Ranked as the No. 14 player in the state of Virginia by The Roanoke Times … Listed as the No. 30 “athlete” in the nation and the No. 16 prospect in Virginia by Rivals … Rated as the No. 16 dual-threat quarterback in the country and the No. 18 player in his state by 247Sports … Listed as the No. 208 player in the country and the No. 12 quarterback in the country by Scout … Ranked as the No. 44 “athlete” in the country, the No. 41 player in his region and the No. 13 player in the state by ESPN Recruiting Nation.

THE VITALS: Committed to the Hokies on 4/25/2013 … A first-team 6A all-state selection by VirginiaPreps at quarterback as a senior … The state’s offensive player of the year … A dangerous dual threat quarterback … Completed 97 of 169 passes for 1,472 yards and 17 touchdowns while rushing for 1,537 yards and 20 scores on 166 attempts … Totaled 3,009 yards and 37 touchdowns for his school … An All-Met honorable mention selection by The Washington Post … Recruited by Bud Foster.

PERSONAL: Born Feb. 5, 1996, in Woodbridge, VA … Son of Yolanda McMillian-Vaughan and Howard Vaughan … Has three younger sisters and an older brother … His older brother, Charles, played at Shenandoah University last year … Contemplated major is engineering.

Vinny Mihota

DE 6' 5" 252 Massaponax Fredericksburg, Va.

OF NOTE: Enrolled in January after graduating from high school early.

RANKINGS: Ranked as the No. 29 player in the state of Virginia by The Roanoke Times … Listed as the No. 28 strongside defensive end in the nation and the No. 19 prospect in Virginia by Rivals … Ranked as the No. 14 strongside defensive end in the country and the No. 10 player in his state by 247Sports … Listed as the No. 86 defensive end in the country by Scout … Ranked as the No. 34 defensive end in the country, the No. 45 player in his region and the No. 14 player in the state by ESPN Recruiting Nation.

THE VITALS: Committed to the Hokies on 4/21/2012 … Missed most of his senior season with a broken foot … Was invited to the Offense-Defense All-American Bowl, but couldn’t play due to injury … The district’s defensive player of the year as a junior … Named first-team all-area by The Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star his junior year … The district’s defensive player of the year as a junior … Named first-team all-area by The Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star and first-team all-state …Threw the shot put and discus on the track team, advancing to regionals both years … Played two years of ultimate frisbee as a forward, helping the team win the district title his sophomore year … Recruited by Bud Foster.

PERSONAL: Born 7/18/96 in Carmichaels, PA … Son of John and Valerie Mihota … His older brother, Anthony, was a starting center for Virginia’s football team … Has a younger brother, Louis … Father was a Division III All-American at IUP and brother was an All-ACC selection … Majoring in mathematics.

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