Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
#70 T.D. Gross
Position: Offensive Line
Height: 6'6"
Weight: 285
Year: Redshirt Junior
Hometown: San Diego, Calf.
High School: Santana HS
Experience: 1 Letter

2014: Played in seven games with the offensive line and on special teams … Member of the offensive line that blocked for the Wildcats to average 463.6 yards of offense per game and 34.5 points per game … Running back Nick Wilson (1,375 yards) and quarterback Anu Solomon (3,793 yards) set school freshman records in their respective categories.

2013: Played in the first three games of the season, seeing time on the offensive line and with special teams units.

2012: Redshirted his true freshman year.

High School: All-Grossmont Valley League First-Team in 2011 … All-CIF Southern Section Second-Team honors in 2011 … Tight end as a junior, catching 25 passes for 277 yards and three scores … Earned All-Grossmont North League First-Team honors each year from 2008-10 … All-East County Second-Team as a junior … Four-year letterman for Santana.

Personal: Played for his head coach father, Dave Gross, at Santana … Mother is Vicki Gross … Father was a lineman at Pacific in the 1970s … Sister, Kim, attends Sacramento State on a rowing scholarship … Given name is Travis … Majoring in literacy, learning and leadership.