Very strong offensive tackle ... one of the Tigers' most experienced linemen ... will be one of the Tiger co-captains this season ... came back strong from shoulder injury in 2009 which sidelined him for final seven games ... has appeared in 25 games with 19 starts the last three years ... hard worker with plenty of maturity ... great team leader ... did very well in Spring because of improved health ... first true freshman to start on offensive line since Joe Ripple in 2002 ... returning starter at left tackle.
2010 SEASON: Appeared in all 11 games for the first time in career ... starter in nine games at left tackle ... emerged as tremendous leader on the offensive line ... came back strong from shoulder injury that sidelined him for the final seven games of the 2009 season.
2009 SEASON: Played in four games ... started twice ... made starts against Northwestern and New Hampshire ... suffered shoulder injury prior to Rhode Island and missed the rest of the season.
2008 SEASON: Played in 10 games as a first-year freshman due to injuries on offensive line ... did not play in opener at Navy ... made debut as reserve lineman in win over Morgan ... made first start in Tigers' win over Columbia ... remained in starting lineup for final eight games of season.
AT SOLANCO H.S.: Two-year starter for the Golden Mules who was named first team All-Lebanon-Lancaster League ... played tight end and defensive tackle for Coach Joe Pearson ... led the Golden Mules to a 7-3 record as a senior and a berth in the Pennsylvania state playoffs ... also played basketball for the Golden Mules.
PERSONAL: Has two younger sisters and one younger brother ... career goal is to his own his own body guard business ... had summer job working for father's concrete business ... avid fan of the Denver Broncos ... favorite NFL player is Champ Bailey ... favorite athlete is Dwight Howard ... lists "The Bible" as his favorite book ... favorite actor is Mark Wahlberg ... lists "Four Brothers" as his favorite movie ... hobbies include hunting ... most memorable experience was winning the section championship in senior year at Solanco ... father works for Wickersham Construction ... mother is a group administrator ... son of Joseph and Sandra Glackin ... born on February 19, 1990 in Lancaster, Pa.