|Hometown:||South Euclid, Ohio|
2009: Started all 11 games at left tackles as a sophomore… helped offense post 19th ranked rushing offense… protected the blindside on a unit that allowed just 16 sacks in 11 games… had a career-long run of 13 yards on first career carry- on a trick play- vs. Kentucky Wesleyan on 10/31.
2008: Played in six games, making four starts as a true freshman… suffered a broken leg which resulted in him missing half the season.
PRIOR TO LAKE ERIE: Played four years of football and was a thrower in track and field at Brush High School.
PERSONAL: Born April 10, 1989… majoring in business administration… parents are Leland Gritz and Susan Kilker.