Inside HOKIE SPORTS | Vol. 15 No. 3 | December 2022

Published by the Virginia Tech Athletics Department • Inside Hokie Sports (ISSN 8750-9148, periodical postage paid at Blacksburg, VA 24060 and additional mailing offices) covers Virginia Tech athletics and is published six times annually. The publisher is the Virginia Tech Athletics Department, 21 Beamer Way, Blacksburg, VA 24061. Mail all address changes, written inquiries and complaints to Virginia Tech Athletic Fund, P.O. Box 10307, Blacksburg, VA 24062-0307 or call 540-231-6618. Inside Hokie Sports assumes no responsibility for companies and persons who advertise in this publication. Reproduction of contents in whole or in part without written permission is prohibited. Publisher does not guarantee accuracy of information contained in any advertisement. ATTN POSTMASTER: Send address changes to Virginia Tech Athletic Fund, P.O. Box 10307, Blacksburg, VA 24062-0307. Printed by Worth Higgins & Associates of Richmond, Virginia. Bailey Angle Editor John Sours Designer Dave Knachel Photographer Contributor Clay Brunner Virginia Tech Sports Properties December 2022 Vol. 15, No. 3 *To advertise with Virginia Tech athletics or Inside Hokie Sports, contact Kyler Pilling at Virginia Tech Sports Properties—540-418-6307 contents 2 2 A Word from Whit 4 Veatch Coaches Corridor in Merryman honors Bud Foster 7 Davis, Gilbert-Lowry named 2022 ACC UNITE Award recipients 8 Roth Report 9 Boitnott family spearheads locker room renovation 12 Ashley Owusu: A Change in Perspective 16 Virginia Tech Wrestling primed to compete at the highest level 18 Taylor Price recaps stellar freshman season 21 Justyn Mutts: Impacting the Youth 25 Scholarship Impact: KJ Tillmon 28 Monogram Club News 4 9 12 18 16 25 21 7