2007: A projected starter at the outset of preseason camp ... suffered an injury and was limited to three games.
2006: Sidelined the entire 2006 campaign by a knee injury suffered during preseason camp... was moved from right tackle to right guard.
2005: Saw action in the EV1.net Houston Bowl win over Iowa State (Dec. 31)... also played in the regular-season finale versus UNLV (Nov. 12).
2004: Worked with the scout team while taking a redshirt as a true freshman.
High School: A first-team all-district selection... coached by Mel Maxfield at Burleson High School... member of the Star-Telegram's Area 75 list... played in the Oil Bowl All-Star game in Wichita Falls following his senior season... selected TCU over Baylor, Kansas and SMU.
Personal: Parents are Tim and Mandi Raetz... an advertising/public relations major.