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High school kickers to watch

The best kickers in the Southland, as compiled by Eric Sondheimer.

August 28, 2013

Kickers to watch

Lucas Alfonso; Sherman Oaks Notre Dame; 5-10; 150; Sr.; Has proven he produces in the clutch

John Baron; Chaparral; 5-11; 170; Sr.; Has a powerful leg

Ethan Erickson; Palisades; 6-1; 160; Jr.; Could be best in the City Section

Jesse Kelly; St. Bonaventure; 5-10; 160; Sr.; Made a 46-yard field goal

Ben Kreitenberg; Chaminade; 5-8; 150; Jr.; Dedicated and consistent

Blake Johnson; Los Alamitos; 6-1; 185; Jr.; The next Chris Kluwe

Cole Murphy; Valencia; 6-3; 180; Sr.; Made a 53-yard field goal

Kevin Robledo; Westlake; 5-11; 160; Jr.; Has made 20 field goals

Jason Sanders; Villa Park; 5-10; 150; Sr.; Averaged 45.9 yards per punt

Matt Stewart; Corona Santiago; 6-4; 235; Sr.; Knows how to boom punts

Tristan Vizcaino; Damien; 6-2; 190; Sr.; No. 1 in kicking coach Chris Sailer's rankings


Reid Budrovich; St. John Bosco; 5-11; 170; Sr.; Top athlete who handles pressure

Nick Dopke; Loyola; 6-1; 180; Sr.; Made four field goals, 30 PATs last season

AJ Jimenez; Paraclete; 5-10; 170; Sr.; Had 51 touchbacks, 42.9 punting average

Larry Sanchez; South East; 5-10; 160; Sr.; Made six of eight field goals

Cole Tracy; Newbury Park; 5-11; 180; Sr.; Made four field goals last season

Jonathan Weilbacher; Crespi; 6-2; 190; Sr.; Improving punter

Noah Zgrablich; Sierra Canyon; 6-2; 185; Sr.; Made 52-yard field goal in scrimmage

Compiled by Eric Sondheimer

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