Postgame Notes: #13 Michigan 23, #17 Virginia Tech 20 (OT)
Michigan Football Statistics (12-game Totals)
At Michigan ... three-year varsity letterman ... returning starter as long snapper ... started 38 games ... has four special teams tackles.
Fifth-Year Senior (2011) ... Sugar Bowl champion ... earned third varsity letter ... appeared in all 13 games; started all 13 contests at long snapper.
Senior/Junior (2010) ... earned second varsity letter ... started all 13 contests ... made start at long snapper vs. Connecticut (Sept. 4) and Notre Dame (Sept. 11) ... made his third consecutive start at long snapper vs. Massachusetts (Sept. 18) ... opened the game at long snapper vs. Bowling Green (Sept. 25) ... started at long snapper in Big Ten opener at Indiana (Oct. 2) ... served as starting long snapper vs. Michigan State (Oct. 9) ... assisted on a tackle as starting long snapper vs. Iowa (Oct. 16) ... recorded one solo tackle as a starting long snapper at Penn State (Oct. 30) ... started at long snapper vs. Illinois (Nov. 6), at Purdue (Nov. 13) and vs. Wisconsin (Nov. 20) ... served as the starting long snapper at Ohio State (Nov. 27) ... made start at long snapper vs. Mississippi State (Jan. 1) in the Gator Bowl.
Junior/Sophomore (2009) ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ... earned first varsity letter ... started all 12 games as long snapper ... registered one tackle on punt coverage ... made career debut at long snapper vs. Western Michigan (Sept. 5) ... contributed as long snapper vs. Notre Dame (Sept. 12), Eastern Michigan (Sept. 19) and Indiana (Sept. 26) ... made first career road start at Michigan State (Oct. 3) ... served as the long snapper specialist against Iowa (Oct. 10), Delaware State (Oct. 17), Penn State (Oct. 24), Illinois (Oct. 31), Purdue (Nov. 7), Wisconsin (Nov. 14) and Ohio State (Nov. 21).
Sophomore/Freshman (2008) ... did not see game action.
Freshman (2007) ... did not see game action ... redshirted.
Prep ... attended Lumen Christi High School (2007) ... three year letterman ... Honors and Rankings ... named all-state honorable mention as a junior and senior (2006-07) ... earned all-area honors junior and senior years (2006-07) ... named to Big 16 All-conference squad final three seasons (2005-07).
Personal ... Thomas John Pomarico was born May 24, 1988 ... enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and Arts, majoring in classical civilization with a minor in global media studies.
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