Friday, February 09, 2007

2007 Recruit ----- Punter/Kicker Brett Arnold

UMass has signed Brent Arnold a punter/kicker from Lackawanna Junior College .

His last years stats are here .

This article from a kicking camp mentions him (and has an image of current UMass kicker Chris Koepplin demonstrating his technique at the same camp).

This link has video of Arnold booming some kicks.

Arnold was first team All-conference NE Football Conference as both kicker and punter . Two year starter. Averaged 40 yards/kick over two season. Holds school record for longest field goal of 48 yards. Longest career punt 58 yards. Dean's List and President's List with a 3.6 GPA.

Welcome to UMass Brett! May your kicks be straight and your punts always have a long roll.

Some of the information in this blog post came from a "Blog-friend" who graciously provided some of the links.


Anonymous said...

He has some big shoes to fill!!!!!

UMass74 said...

Amen to that. Koegel was arguably the best punter in the nation for much of his career...