Michael Branthover

Virginia Tech Hokies #38 - Kicker

  • Height: 5-9
  • Weight: 202
  • Seasons: JR

Kicking Transfers Are Working Out Well For ECU

Transfers from Alabama and Texas A&M have improved East Carolina's special teams significantly. Can a transfer from Virginia Tech keep that tradition alive?

Preview: Virginia Tech Defense and Special Teams


On Tuesday, we took a look at Virginia Tech's underwhelming offense, while today we highlight their much stronger defensive unit.

A Ton Of Work Left To Do For The Hokies


Position battles were fought, and most were not resolved after the Spring Game and will be carried out through the fall. So what did we learn about this Virginia Tech Football team?

The Hokies' Offense Looks to Right the Ship


After a lackluster performance in this past Saturday's scrimmage, the Hokie offense is looking to find it's groove heading into the Spring Game, while the Lunch Pail Defense remains confident.

Defense Dominates Third Scrimmage


Tech's dominating defense shut down the offense's hopes of improvement before the Spring Game.

Hokies To Undergo Massive Offensive Transformation


Offense: Part 1 of the Depth Chart Manifesto

Bruins Nation's Sun Bowl Q&A with Gobbler Country

The folks over at Gobbler Country, the SB Nation site following Virginia Tech, were kind enough to answer some of our questions regarding the Hokies' program heading into the Sun Bowl.

Frank Beamer Leading The Hokies


This week has to be a tough week for head coach Frank Beamer who had to dismiss his place kicker, learn of the surprising news that Jim Weaver was retiring, and the injuries plaguing the team. For...

Hokies march toward ... 2014

Frank Beamer knows bounce backs. He's pulled off quite a few of them at Virginia Tech, and he could engineer another one, but it probably won't be until 2014.

Numbers Getting Tight For 2014 Recruiting Class


With the somewhat unexpected commitment yesterday of 2014 athlete Greg Stroman, Virginia Tech's 2014 recruiting class is filling up. After a brief discussion with several Twitter followers...

Virginia Tech Gets Only Road Win Of Season


Virginia Tech's first and only road win of the season over Boston College brings them one step closer to going bowling, in spite of playing ugly all game long. Gobbler Country has you covered with...

Virginia Tech Redshirts, Dress Squad Announced

The Virginia Tech coaching staff announced their decisions Thursday on which freshmen will dress this season. For a full list of the freshmen selected to dress, and for a recap of those who barely...