Overview: Ranks 3rd in school history with 94 career PATs ... ranks 6th in school history with 30 career field goals
In 2003: Ranked 5th in the ACC and 49th in the NCAA with 7.1 points per game ... ranked 7th in the ACC and 64th in the NCAA with 0.92 field goals per game ... broke single-season school record with 56 PATs ... took all nine kickoffs at Tangerine Bowl and converted 8-of-8 PATs ... made 12 of 18 field goals on the season, including a 41-yarder at Georgia Tech ... presented a James-Weaver-Corrigan Postgraduate Scholarship by the ACC ... Earned team's Earle Edwards Award for letterwinner with the highest GPA ? Recipient of the 2003 Tangerine Bowl Scholar-Athlete Award ? Received Dean's Fellowship postgraduate scholarship ? NC State scholar-athlete and a Dean?s List member.
2002: Former walkon who earned a scholarship and was on the 2002 preseason watch list for the Lou Groza Award ... Suffered from back spasms during most of preseason camp, he missed the first two games ... Handled kickoffs only after he returned until the Duke game ... Missed a key field goal, a 28-yarder, in the three-point loss at Maryland, but connected made all three of his FG for the remainder of the season, including a career-high 44-yarder in the win over Florida State ... Earned the team?s Earle Edwards Award for the highest GPA.
2001: Former walk-on who took over the Wolfpack placekicking duties after Austin Herbert?s ankle injury and has sinced earned a scholarship ... Ranked third in the ACC in field goals per game (1.44), fourth in kick scoring (7.0 ppg) and third in field goal percentage (92.9%) for 2001... His 13 field goals made tied as the eighth-best mark in school history while his percentage is the third-best ever by a Wolfpack kicker ... Also did an admirable job on kickoffs, 11 of his 41 kicks during the regular season were touchbacks ... Posts a 3.939 cumulative GPA in aerospace engineering, he was named to the 2001 and 2002 ACC All-Academic squad ... Earned the Academic Award at the Tangerine Bowl and the team?s Earle Edwards Award for the letterwinner with the highest GPA ... Redshirted the 2000 season.
Prep: A three-year letterman at Wadesboro High School for head coach Fred Davis ... Connected on 24 of 29 field goals and on 83 of 88 extra point attempts ... Kicked three game-winning field goals during prep career including a career high 47-yarder ... Was Scholar Athlete and Athlete of the Year his senior season ... Was all-state as a junior and honorable mention as a senior ... Also played golf at Wadesboro... Made it to the state championships as a junior ... Was all-conference junior and senior seasons in football and golf... Named Valedictorian of Wadesboro class of 1999 ... Majoring in aerospace engineering... born 4/8/81.
Kiker Career Stats