At Florida State: Will compete with Graham Gano for the starting punting duties while working as the Seminoles' holder on all placements...locked in a battle that will probably go down to the week of the first game of the season to decide who punts in the opener against Clemson.
Junior Year (2006): Handled all of the kicking placements as the Seminoles' full-time holder...flawlessly handled all of the snaps from center as kicker Gary Cismesia was successful on 98 percent (39 of 40) of his point after touchdown attempts and on 70 percent (14 of 20) of his field goal attempts...competed on a weekly basis in order to earn the job as the Seminoles' punter. 2005: A redshirt season.
Sophomore Year (2004 at Louisville): Punted in 11 games... averaged 40.8 yards per punt and ranked sixth in Conference USA...tied a career-long of 55 yards against Kentucky...averaged 51.0 yards per punt in that same contest...punted a season-best five times against Miami...averaged 43.5 yards per punt against North Carolina.
Freshman Year (2003 at Louisville): Took over the punting chores for good during the Syracuse game...punted 51 times for a 39.6 average...placed 12 punts inside the 20-yard line...had five punts of 50 or more yards...made his collegiate debut against Syracuse... punted three times for a career-best 47.3 average, including a careerlong of 55 yards...kicked a career-high eight times against USF...had a 41.5 average versus East Carolina and a 41.3 average against Cincinnati.
High School: Graduated from Lincoln High School in 2003... rated among the top prep punters in the nation...two-year starter for a Lincoln squad which lost only two games during his career...averaged 43.6 yards on 37 punts as a senior, placing 19 inside the 20-yard-line and nine inside the 10...averaged 42.7 yards on 43 punts as a junior, placing 12 kicks inside the 10-yard-line to help lead Lincoln to the 4A 2007 Player Bios 72 State Title and a No. 15 national ranking in the final USA Today prep poll...earned all-state second-team All-Big Bend first team and alldistrict first team honors as a senior while also earning honorable mention Punter of the Year honors by Kicking.com...participated in the CaliFlorida All-Star game...posted a 3.7 GPA during his prep career.
Personal: Born Dec. 11, 1984...major is social science.