|Position:||Assistant Coach (K/P/LS)|
Nick Conte, a former standout punter at the University of Virginia, has joined the staff and will work with the Keydet kickers, punters, and snappers.
Conte was a two-year starter at punter for Virginia in 2015 and 2016 and led the ACC in punting while earning All-ACC first team honors in 2016 after ranking 17th in the nation. He currently holds the UVA career punting average mark and also ranks third best in ACC history in career punting average.
Conte graduated from UVA with a B.A. in Human Biology and earned UVA and ACC Academic Honor Roll all eight semesters. He later earned a Masters of Higher Education with a focus in Sports Administration at the University of Virginia.
Conte participated in several rookie minicamps on the NFL level including the Cincinnati Bengals, Cleveland Browns, and Washington Redskins.
After graduation, Conte also served as a specialist coach at Patrick Henry High School in Roanoke and served an internship in private business with Davis. H. Elliott Construction Company.