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John Lunsford

Class: Junior
Position: K
Height: 6-1
Weight: 180

Previous School: Evangelical Christian HS

Hometown: Fort Myers, Fla.

2013 (So.):
• Big South preseason all-conference
• Ranked second on the team and third in the Big South in scoring (77 points)
• Finished tied for fourth in the Big South in field goals (8-of-19)
• Finished the year 2-of-4 on field goal attempts of 50 or more yards
• Averaged 6.4 points per game, which led the Big South in kicker scoring
• Finished the season a perfect 53-of-53 on point after attempts
• His 53 extra points ranks as second-highest, single-season total in program history
• Tied a program record with 10 extra points against Kentucky Wesleyan
• Finished two games with double digit points (13 – Kentucky Wesleyan and 10 – Coastal Carolina)
• Averaged 61.0 yards per kickoff
• 37 of his 69 kickoffs resulted in a touchback

2012 (Fr.):
• Big South All-Conference second team kicker
• Named Big South Freshman of the Week on Sept. 3 after first collegiate game
• Two-time Big South Special Teams Player of the Week (Sept. 24, Oct. 8)
• Starting placekicker for nine games as a true freshman, missing two games due to injury
• Ranked second on the team with 46 points scored (8-for-12 FGs, 22-for-25 PATs)
• Rated third in the Big South in scoring by kickers
• Finished season ranked No. 2 in conference in field goals (8) and No. 3 in field goal percentage (66.7)
• Seven of his 12 field goal attempts were from 40 or more yards (4-of-7)
• Averaged 63.3 yards per kickoff, with 25 out of 40 kickoffs going for a touchback
• Nailed 49 yard field goal at Wake Forest
• Went 2-for-2 on field goals, with a career-long 50-yarder, at Coastal Carolina

Prep:
• Graduated from Evangelical Christian High School
• Two-time all-area selection
• Named to the all-state team as a senior
• Made 90 percent of his field goal attempts in high school
• Broke the county record with a 58-yard field goal

Personal:
• Son of Jim and Sharie Lunsford
• Birthday is Nov. 14
• Criminal justice major