Virginia Tech football beat writer for the Roanoke Times. Contact at andy.bitter@roanoke.com.

What'd Justin Fuente have to say during his Tech Talk Live debut? - Roanoke Times: Andy Bitter Virginia Tech Football

roanoke.com — Tyler Joyce AnneJoyce Anne Tyler, 62, of Montvale, passed away Sunday, February 7, 2016, at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital. Born Friday, March 27, 1953, and raised in Bedford County, she was a daughter of the late William Tyler and Willie Estelle Nester Tyler.
Feb 09, 2016

What'd Justin Fuente have to say during his Tech Talk Live debut? goo.gl/3sHQa8 #Hokies pic.twitter.com/DG30uaTakv

Will linebacker production ever get back to the Hokies' heyday? - Roanoke Times: Andy Bitter Virginia Tech Football

roanoke.com — Jay Darnell Eaton, 91, of Pulaski, passed away Friday morning at home with family at 3409 Kingswood Drive, in Roanoke. He was born February 17, 1924 in White Gate, and was the son of the late Virginia Elizabeth Vickers and stepfather, Lawrence Samuel Vickers.
Feb 08, 2016

Looking back and ahead: Will linebacker production ever get back to the #Hokies' heyday? goo.gl/mt1zvX pic.twitter.com/yVV7xGgjXt

Sunday links: The Hokies of Super Bowls past edition - Roanoke Times: Andy Bitter Virginia Tech Football

roanoke.com — It's Super Bowl Sunday, in case you didn't know, and for the first time in a couple years, the Hokies don't appear to have anyone even tangentially connected to the game.

Hokies get jump on 2017 class with in-state commitment from four-star DE TyJuan Garbutt - Roanoke Times: Andy Bitter Virginia Tech Football

roanoke.com — Etta Mae Johnston, 65, of Eggleston Road, Eggleston, departed this life Friday morning, February 5, 2016 at Lewis-Gale Montgomery Hospital in Blacksburg. Born in Bath County, on July 29, 1951, she was a daughter of the late Raymond Alvis and Margaret Dolly Shepherd Ryder.
Feb 07, 2016

ICYMI yesterday: #Hokies get jump on 2017 class with in-state commitment from four-star DE TyJuan Garbutt goo.gl/KnQSGT

Western Carolina hands VMI basketball its 5th straight loss - Roanoke Times: Colleges

roanoke.com — WESTERN CAROLINA (9-15) Brummitt 6-8 3-3 15, Gosselin 1-2 0-1 2, Browning 3-7 5-7 12, Pughsley 1-5 0-0 2, Brown 6-14 4-5 17, Peterson 4-11 1-2 11, Mutombo 5-6 0-0 10. Totals 26-53 13-18 69.

Hokies start 2017 class with in-state commitment from four-star DE TyJuan Garbutt - Roanoke Times: Andy Bitter Virginia Tech Football

roanoke.com — Mark Allen Stout, 55, of Callaway, passed away Thursday, February 4, 2016 with complications of liver disease. He was born March 17, 1960 and was preceded in death by his father, Charles A. Stout; and step-father; Roger Muse. Mark was a Truck Driver for Plygem, Eddie Conner and Lawrence Transportation.Surviving are his wife of 12 years, Martha E.
Feb 06, 2016

#Hokies get jump on 2017 class with in-state commitment from four-star DE TyJuan Garbutt goo.gl/KnQSGT pic.twitter.com/gupfRrk3uK

Mailbag, Part II: Fuente's offensive approach, the timing of Gray's departure and previewing the Coastal - Roanoke Times: Andy Bitter Virginia Tech Football

Feb 07, 2016

If you missed the #Hokies mailbag the last two days, here's Part I (goo.gl/82g4kl) and Part II (goo.gl/j963l5)

Mailbag: Fuente's offensive approach, the timing of Gray's departure and previewing the Coastal - GoDanRiver.com: Virginia Tech

roanoke.com — Giles Edward (Ed) Mayhew Jr., 72, of Vinton, Va., passed away on Thursday, February 4, 2016, after a lengthy illness. He was raised in Church Road, Va. (Dinwiddie County).Ed was preceded in death by his parents, Giles and Adele Mayhew; a brother, Michael Craig Mayhew; a sister, Barbara M.
Feb 06, 2016

#Hokies mailbag Part II: Fuente's offensive approach, the timing of Gray's departure & more goo.gl/j963l5 pic.twitter.com/ijU3qNRvDV

Hokies mailbag: Recruiting reactions, Gray's departure and potential replacements - GoDanRiver.com: Virginia Tech

roanoke.com — Plenty of mailbag questions this week. The perceived lackluster finish to the Hokies' signing class and Torrian Gray's departure certainly riled up the masses. I might break some of this out to a second mailbag post.
Feb 06, 2016

ICYMI, a #Hokies mailbag: Recruiting reactions, Gray's departure and potential replacements goo.gl/82g4kl pic.twitter.com/xQ4ACBvSYK

Feb 07, 2016

If you missed the #Hokies mailbag the last two days, here's Part I (goo.gl/82g4kl) and Part II (goo.gl/j963l5)

Mailbag: Recruiting reactions, Gray's departure and potential replacements - Roanoke Times: Andy Bitter Virginia Tech Football

roanoke.com — Jack Christian Andrew Garst, 85, of Roanoke, Va., joined the love of his life in heaven Tuesday, February 2, 2016. Born November 20, 1930, in Roanoke, he was son to the late Luther and Annie Staples Garst.
Feb 05, 2016

#Hokies mailbag: Recruiting reactions, Gray's departure and potential replacements goo.gl/82g4kl pic.twitter.com/W0JSHlSihw

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Feb 09, 2016

RT @jjones9: Cam: I'm on record as being a sore loser. I hate losing. You show me a good loser and I'll show you a loser

Feb 09, 2016

What'd Justin Fuente have to say during his Tech Talk Live debut? goo.gl/3sHQa8 #Hokies pic.twitter.com/DG30uaTakv

Feb 08, 2016

Have to imagine those November contests are the week before the #Hokies reg season finale. Page out of SEC playbook. twitter.com/ARamspacher/st…

Feb 08, 2016

Looking back and ahead: Will linebacker production ever get back to the #Hokies' heyday? goo.gl/mt1zvX pic.twitter.com/yVV7xGgjXt

Feb 07, 2016

@ChrisColemanTSL Gotta time it right for that new stadium's opening.

Feb 07, 2016

And that concludes our halftime salute to the greatest hemisphere on earth -- the Western Hemisphere!


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