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With eye on NFL, Franklin graduate, Virginia Tech wide receiver Damon Hazelton Jr. eager to improve

With eye on NFL, Franklin graduate, Virginia Tech wide receiver Damon Hazelton Jr. eager to improve

In his first season since transferring from Ball State, wide receiver Damon Hazelton Jr. led the Virginia Tech football team in catches, receiving yards and touchdown catches and matched a school record for touchdown receptions by a first-year player.

But you would have a difficult time getting the Baltimore native and Franklin graduate to brag even a little bit about his performance from this past fall.

“I think it was OK,” he said Monday. “I think there’s always room for improvement. I think I can always get better. There are definitely little things in every game that I look back on afterward and can see on film, just seeing little things that I could have done...

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