2011 (Redshirt Freshman)
Appeared in three games on the offensive line ... Was in for 14 plays and recorded 2.5 knockdown blocks on the year ... Saw action on 11 snaps and had 2.5 knockdowns vs. Gardner-Webb (Sept. 17) ... Graded out at 100 percent in the Music City Bowl vs. Mississippi State (Dec. 30) ... Also saw action vs. Vanderbilt (Nov. 26).
2010 (True Freshman)
Redshirted the season.
A 2010 graduate of North Hall HS in Gainesville, Ga. ... First team 3A all-state by the Georgia Sportswriters Association as a senior ... Named first team All-Region 7-3A ... Member of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution Class AAA Super 11 squad ... Played for the North squad in the GACA North-South All-Star game in December ... Named to the Gainesville Times All-County team in 2008 ... Team went 9-3 and reached the second round of the state playoffs ... Three-year starter ... Played tackle as a freshman in 2006 and earned All-Hall County honors ... Moved to center as a sophomore in 2007 and earned all-region honors ... Graded out at 76 percent with 13 pancake blocks as a junior ... Rated as the No. 82 prospect in Georgia by Scout.com ... Played for coach Bob Christmas ... Had 16 tackles on defense as a senior ... Helped the Trojans to the 3A sweet 16 in 2008 ... Chose Wake Forest over East Carolina, Texas Tech, Marshall and Vanderbilt ... Recruited by Brian Knorr.
Majoring in communication ... Son of Jim and Mary Ann Blitch ... Born June 10, 1991.