Virginia Tech Honors Bud Foster With Upset Over Wake Forest


BLACKSBURG, VA (WOAY) – Virginia Tech defensive coordinator Bud Foster was carried off the field at Lane Stadium after the Hokies 36 to 17 win over No. 22 Wake Forest.

The Hokies coach was honored on Saturday and his team capped off the special day with a win.

The game went back and forth, but eventually, the Virginia Tech offense found it’s groove to score 30 points in the second half. Deshawn McClease led the way with two rushing touchdowns. Hendon Hooker and James Mitchell also scored a touchdown apiece from the ground.

Virginia Tech improves to 6-3 overall and 3-2 in the ACC.

Check out our highlights from Saturday’s game and hear from Foster and Virginia Tech head coach Justin Fuente in the post-game press conference.

Kyle Levasseur

Kyle Levasseur is the weekend sports anchor at WOAY-TV. He is originally from New Canaan, CT where he fell in love with television. Kyle was the Station Manager of his high school’s TV Broadcasting class. He commentated high school football games and filmed the other high school sports when he wasn’t playing baseball. Kyle graduated from Quinnipiac University in May 2019 with a degree in journalism. While at Quinnipiac, Kyle reported, produced and worked his way up to President of the student-run TV station, Q30. Kyle won a College Media Association award for Best Sportscast as a producer for the show Sports Paws. He also covered the Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey team on it’s run to the NCAA National Championship game. Also during college, Kyle interned with NBC New York and was able to interview players at the NBA Draft. Other than work, Kyle loves his friends and family, eating at Chick-fil-A and binge-watching The Office, Survivor, and Game of Thrones. He’s excited to cover the great local sports in West Virginia and the amazing people that live there!