Welcome to The Tech Lunch Pail

The Tech Lunch Pail covers Virginia Tech athletics, but we are not associated with Virginia Tech athletics. We are committed to providing great coverage of all Virginia Tech sports, as well as covering the latest in recruiting and Virginia Tech athletic alumni.

Our Staff

Tim Thomas

Editor: Tim Thomas

Since February 2015, Tim has been the owner and editor of The Tech Lunch Pail. Before then, he was the editor of FanSided’s Fighting Gobbler for 13 months, while also working as a writer for Lombardi Ave, a Green Bay Packers site on the FanSided Sports Network.

Tim is a 2018 graduate of Virginia Tech and was a student season ticket holder for football and men’s basketball during all four of his years in Blacksburg. He is a passionate Virginia Tech fan and sports fan that wants to give you the best possible coverage of VT Sports.

Matthew Atkins

Matthew Atkins is a senior at Virginia Tech studying multimedia journalism. He has previously worked with the Pulaski Yankees and started his own podcast, Foul Ball Area, which focuses on baseball. Matthew is excited to be joining the Tech Lunch Pail team.

Matthew Atkins
David Cunningham

Writer: David Cunningham

David Cunningham has been a fan of the Hokies since traveling to New Orleans for the National Championship game against Florida State (when he was six months old). He is a member of the Virginia Tech Class of 2021 majoring in Sports Media and Analytics.

David freelance writes about sports for his own website when back home in Yorktown. Prior to his arrival in Blacksburg, David wrote for his school newspaper, The Talon, for two years: one as the sports editor and one as the editor in-chief. He also had a mentorship at the Yorktown Crier, his hometown newspaper.