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99  Austin MacGinnis
Austin MacGinnis

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Prattville, Ala.

High School:
Prattville

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 166

Position:
Kicker

Experience:
RS


Has the opportunity to win the starting kicker job following the graduation of Joe Mansour .. The presence of Mansour enabled him to redshirt his first season.

2013 (Freshman): Redshirt season.

High School: One of the nation's top three kicker prospects according to Rivals.com and 247Sports.com ... Played his senior season at Prattville (Ala.) High School under Coach Chad Anderson ... Handled punts, field goals and kickoffs for the Lions, making seven of 10 field goals, including a 50-yarder ... 76 percent of kickoffs went for touchbacks ... Named to the all-area team ... Participated for the winning National team in the Offense-Defense All-America Bowl in Houston following his senior campaign ... Played at Randolph County High School before moving to Prattville his senior season ... Converted six of nine field goals and made all of his extra points as a junior, with 81 percent touchbacks on kickoffs ... Participated in the National Underclassmen Challenge and performed well ... According to ChrisSailerKicking.com, MacGinnis "is a tremendous kicker. He has a huge leg ... kickoffs are Division-I ready right now. A great competitor that kicks well under pressure." ... Spent time with One-on-One Kicking.

Personal: Born in Sacramento, Calif. ... Son of Kevin and Becky MacGinnis ... Plans a major of engineering.

2014 National Signing Day Commonwealth Stadium