Greg Gittrich, Beloved 'Tiger Beat' Cover Boy

In our quest to learn everything we can about the shining star of Tabloid Wars, the Daily News's deputy metro muffin Greg Gittrich, we've assembled the following unverified information (and are still looking for more details if you've got 'em):

• He's roughly 30 or 31
• Class of '93 at Seton Hall Prep in West Orange, NJ
• NYU/Columbia path to NYDN?
• Father may have had a senior position at the Star-Ledger
• Is "very straight"
• "Laid back," great guy
• Secret nickname is "Buster McThunderstick"

Earlier: Gawker's Coverage of 'Tabloid Wars' and Greg Gittrich