On Veenstra: Enters fifth year in the program and is scheduled to earn his degree in management in August ... will battle for time at tackle and can also play guard ... second on the depth chart at right tackle heading into the season ... named one of two UCF scholar-athletes of the year by UCF Academic Services in 2005.
2005: Appeared in five games, including one start ... started the season opener at South Carolina at left tackle.
2004: Appeared in all 11 games ... started at left tackle in every game ... one of three offensive linemen for UCF to start every game.
2003: Started all 11 games he played in on the offensive line ... one of the team's most consistent performers the entire year.
2002: Veenstra redshirted while practicing with the offensive line.
High School: Veenstra graduated from Largo High School in 2002 ... played for coach Rick Rodriguez ... four-year football letterman ... named first-team All-Pinellas County and first-team All-Suncoast ... played in the Pinellas County All-Star game and was ranked 46th on the Top 100 by Rivals.com ... named to Bill Buchalter's "Dandy Dozen" and was voted Best Offensive Lineman at the Down and Dirty Camp.
Personal: Veenstra will enter graduate school in the fall to work towards an MBA ... born in Rockville, Md. ... son of John and Diane Veenstra.