2011 Numerical Roster Countdown: No. 32 Riley Beiro

by JustinC on August 2, 2011 · 0 comments

Share This Post

  • wp socializer sprite mask 32px 2011 Numerical Roster Countdown: No. 32 Riley Beiro
  • wp socializer sprite mask 32px 2011 Numerical Roster Countdown: No. 32 Riley Beiro
  • wp socializer sprite mask 32px 2011 Numerical Roster Countdown: No. 32 Riley Beiro
  • wp socializer sprite mask 32px 2011 Numerical Roster Countdown: No. 32 Riley Beiro

Picture 211 300x217 2011 Numerical Roster Countdown: No. 32 Riley BeiroWith 32 days left until Virginia Tech takes the field against Appalachian State, we turn our attention to number 32 on the roster, Mr. Riley Beiro. Beiro saw plenty of action this past spring due to a complete lack of running backs to depend on. However, he projects more as a lead-blocking fullback here at Virginia Tech. Most likely, that’s where he’ll end up once practice begins this fall. With four years left, Beiro may have to wait his turn before he has a chance to earn a starting job. With the two fullbacks ahead of him being just redshirt juniors, Beiro may spend his first few years solely on special teams.

Stats

Height: 5’9”
Weight: 227 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: R-Freshman
High School: McLean High School

How Did He Get Here

Like all walk-ons, Beiro showed some skill in high school but didn’t project well enough at the next level to earn a scholarship. The Hokies swung through with a walk-on offer and the McLean, Virginia native accepted it. Beiro had a successful high school career, rushing for over 2500 yards in his three years on varsity.

2010 Season

Redshirted.

2011 Prospectus

Like some of the other young fullbacks on roster that we’ve covered recently, Beiro may have to wait his turn before having a chance at earning a starting job. At 227 pounds already, Beiro is ahead of the pack when it comes to playing weight. He does need to bulk up a little more and has the frame to do so. However, with two years left before Joey Phillips and Martin Scales graduate, Beiro should have plenty of time to increase his weight into the 235 to 240 range.

For this upcoming season, I could see the Virginia native playing some on special teams if need be. Since the playing time isn’t there at fullback, Beiro is a big body, with good speed, and some athletic ability that could contribute on one of the pride and joy teams.

Career Highlight

Catching a couple passes this spring in some of the open scrimmages.

Career Lowlight

_______________________________________________________________________________________
ALSING1b 2011 Numerical Roster Countdown: No. 32 Riley BeiroHokie Fans! Do You Use a Smoker or BBQ for Pork or Beef? Or Do Any Type of Grilling?

Check out this Must Have tool for Handling and Shredding Smoked Pork or Beef.

Alsing Meat Claws 2011 Numerical Roster Countdown: No. 32 Riley Beiro - These meat handler forks make shredding smoked pork or shoulder a breeze.

The folks at Alsing are offering Virginia Tech Fans the chance to get them on Amazon 2011 Numerical Roster Countdown: No. 32 Riley Beiro at a 30% discount with Promo Code 'MEATCLAW'

Their only ask in returns is that you leave an honest review on Amazon once you purchase and use them!
______________________________________________________________________________________

In typical walk-on fashion, having to wait his turn at fullback.

Look A-Like

Pengers 2011 Numerical Roster Countdown: No. 32 Riley Beiro

The Penguin from Batman

 

 

 

 

 

 

Completely made up fact

Beiro’s disgruntled look in his Hokiesports.com picture comes from the fact that David Wilson farted right before his picture was taken.

Related VirginiaTechFan.com Posts:

Follow us on our Social Media Sites

facebook logo 2011 Numerical Roster Countdown: No. 32 Riley Beiro
186 2011 Numerical Roster Countdown: No. 32 Riley Beiroyoutube icon 2011 Numerical Roster Countdown: No. 32 Riley Beiroemail 2011 Numerical Roster Countdown: No. 32 Riley Beiro

feed icon 2011 Numerical Roster Countdown: No. 32 Riley BeiroEnjoy this post? Subscribe to our RSS Feed and never miss another! Or sign up to get exclusive VirginiaTechFan.com Sports Analysis delivered straight to your inbox!

Leave a Comment