Draft Class: 2013
Has 5/4 in fall 2009 may redshirt fall 09
High School: Homestead HS
Junior College: De Anza JC 2010
Foothill JC 2009
College: Arkansas Pine Bluff
Hometown: San Jose, CA
Year HS: 09
Coach Assad Scouting Comments on this Player by Paul Assad:
Updated Summer 2012: Has worked hard. Much stronger and refined working on staying in position so he can accerlerated through impact Punting and training field goals to be the starting kicker as well at Arknasas Pine Bluff where he had a great Junior Season Punting.
Updated 12/2011: Player continues to better himself physically, and technically. He has been taking his method and ambition to the next level hitting great punts in off season training sessions on his winter break with Coach Assad. He should enjoy a strong spring and hopes to handle the kicking duties as well his senior season fall 2012.
NEW VIDEO JUNIOR SEASON ARKANSAS PINE BLUFF 2011:
UPDATED OCT. 2010:
UPDATED SPRING 2010:
Accepts Full-Scholarship to Arkanasas Pine-Bluff Univ. to Punt and backup Kick. Showing the ability to spin the ball regularly down-field in practice sessions better each practice with occasional bombs. Has verbally indicated to work to Advance Techniques with Coach Assad this spring regularly.
Player has demonstrated dramatic breakthrough's in Punting and Kicking Performance at practice training sessions. He showed the ability to kick high 4.8 plus second 40 -45 yard punts and even a 5.03 - 45 yard punt with practice balls and had 2 punts over 50 yards and another 49 yards he says his last game. Player is determined, dedicated, goal oriented and works extremely hard.
UPDATE PRE SEASON FALL 2010: Player has really demonstrated commitment to his kicking and punting. Improving rapidly with technique, physical characteristics and maturity. Is already, drawing offers and interest from small schools may hold out another year of JC Ball otherwise at DeAnza after his freshmen year was played at Foothill JC.
UPDATE MAY 2010: Demonstrating dramatic improvements in all areas of kicking field goals, kicking off and punting ability and strength and athletic movements. Hit 55 plus yard field goals 65-70 yard kick off's over 3.53 and 40-47 yard punts over 4.4 seconds. Can improve handle times and looks driven to keep improving wants to play Div. 1.
UPDATE: FEB. 2010: Has been working hard at it. Shown definite improvements in field goal and punting distance ability. Leg action speed dramatically improving. When he gets the right combination of footwork and timing hitting a good ball for college standards. Also, continues to work with physical conditioning training and nutrition to get the next level. This area can be dramatic leap for player performance.
Update Aug. 2009: Has dramatically improved strength and ability. Showed with broken in ball the ability to kick off 60 plus yards in the mid 3 second hang times and kick 52-55 yard field goals off the ground with good trajectory with accuracy. Also demonstrated with some coaching to punt 40-45 with high 3 to mid 4 sec. hang time and starting to look like a prospect for college. Should be a small school standout after this year or gain more experience in JC.
Original Assessment and Training 2008 Season:
Hard Worker. Tries hard. Improving strength and technique. Prospect to watch for college player. Has 45 yard range off 1" block and approx. 50 yard kick off power low to mid 3 second hang times and punting approx. 37-41 yard best approx. 3.6 seconds. Strength, Speed and Flexibility will dramatically help this player get to the next level and so on.
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VIDEO 12/2011 WINTER TRAINING SESSION:
Player is doing a fantastic job with his tempo and upswing lines. With his footwork and posture adjustments should accelerate foot speed thru the impact zone and lessen margins for error mishits.
PUNT - Player doing a great job of upswing acceleration and lines thru impact. Working on set up posture and x factor to create more smash factor into the ball at impact.
Field goal situations from left hash off ground. Player has excellent timing and good strength. Working on Posture and sequencing in set up.
PART 2 UPDATED AUG. 2010
NEW VIDEO MAY 2010:
NEW VIDEO PUNTING AND KICKING OFF:
NEW VIDEO FEB. 2010: