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Michael Mooney

290 lbs.
Malvern, Pa.
Malvern Prep
High School
Michael Mooney - Football - Virginia Cavaliers

– Appeared in all 12 of UVA’s games with 11 starts … started one game at left tackle and 10 at left guard … helped block for Taquan Mizzell, the first player in ACC history with 1,500 career rushing and 1,500 career receiving yards … helped block for an offense that saw Kurt Benkert break UVA’s passing record for a game and become the quickest UVA QB to throw for 2,000 yards in a season. 2015 – Appeared in five of UVA’s 12 games with five starts … suffered a season-ending lower extremity injury in the Pitt game … started first five games at left tackle and appeared in 234 offensive plays … also saw time on 19 special teams plays for 253 total plays … helped block for one of the ACC’s most dynamic players, Taquan Mizzell, who broke the ACC record for receiving yards by a running back with 721. 2014 – Appeared in 11 of UVA’s 12 games … missed the Florida State game with an injury … made nine starts … did not start the Richmond or Louisville games of the 11 he appeared in … made first collegiate start at left tackle against No. 7 UCLA in the season opener and allowed zero sacks … helped UVA accumulate 500 yards of total offense in back-to-back games (BYU and Kent State) for the first time since 2004 … took part in 638 total offensive plays … played a season-high 86 offensive plays in win over No. 21 Louisville. 2013 – Appeared in all 12 of UVA’s games … made collegiate debut against BYU on special teams … mostly played special teams … ran 47 offensive plays over four game, including a season-high 24 offensive plays against VMI. 2012 – Redshirted season … dressed for the Richmond, Penn State, Louisiana Tech, Maryland, Wake Forest, Miami and North Carolina games.

Offensive tackle for head coach Kevin Pellegrini at Malvern Prep … Philadelphia Daily News first-team All-City selection … Associated Press Class AA all-state honoree … played in the Chesapeake Bowl … helped Malvern Prep to a 9-2 record in 2011 … received a grade of 78 from … three stars from ESPN, Rivals and Scout … ranked the No. 63 offensive tackle nationally by … ranked the No. 61 offensive tackle by Scout.