Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
#80 Devin Veal
Position: Receiver
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 188
Year: Junior
Hometown: Sierra Vista, Ariz.
High School: Buena HS
Experience: 1 Letter

Arizona: 1L... Will contend for duty as an inside receiver and on special teams in 2010... Played in the WSU game in 2009... Lettered on special teams and as a reserve in 2008 as a redshirt freshman, appearing in all 13 games... Had two tackles on kickoff coverage, at Stanford and at Oregon... Redshirted his first year in '07... One of the earliest commitments in the class...

High School: Buena High School, Sierra Vista, Ariz., 2007... PrepStar All-West as an athlete... SuperPrep All-Farwest... Quarterback at Buena High... Arizona Republic 5A all-state honorable mention... A grassroots recruiting story -- participated in UA summer passing league in 2005 and 2006 and helped along his recruitment with solid improvement... Recruited as an athlete with multiple position potential... Gained 1,226 all-purpose yards and scored eight touchdowns as the Colts' quarterback as a junior... Honorable mention Arizona Daily Star All-Southern Arizona basketball as junior, with 38 blocked shots...

Personal: Academic major is pre-physiology... Brother, Donnie, signed to play baseball and redshirted at UA in 2003, and is a Chicago Cubs top prospect as a pitcher... Hereford is just south of Sierra Vista, where UA has fall training camp at Fort Huachuca... Date of birth: Aug. 22, 1988.