Carved a niche as a holder, earning two monograms ... won the Notre Dame State Farm/Westwood One Student-Athlete of the Year Award in '01 ... is attending medical school at Vanderbilt University this fall.
AS A SENIOR: Walk-on who served as holder on field goals and extra points in 2001 ... Academic All-America nominee for 2001...played in all 11 games.
AS A JUNIOR: Walk-on kicker for Irish served as holder on field goals and extra points in 2000 ... was the holder on Nick Setta's 38-yard game-winning field goal versus Purdue ... played in first career game vs. Texas A&M ... called fake field goal and pitched to kicker Setta for a five-yard touchdown to give Irish 28-10 lead over Boston College late in the third quarter ... made 60 special team appearances ... earned his first monogram for the Irish in 2000 ... Academic All-America nominee for 2000 season ... winner of the 2000 Knute Rockne Student-Athlete Award from Notre Dame Club of St. Joseph Valley based on his 3.915 grade-point average at that time as pre-professional major in College of Arts and Letters ... Dean's List student who had 3.923 average in 2001 spring semester and boasts 3.918 cumulative average ... volunteered in Kenya over the summer.
AS A SOPHOMORE: Walk-on who did not see playing time in '99
AS A FRESHMAN: Did not see playing time as a walk-on in '98
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