Full Athletic Schedule

    41Austin Mock

    Class: R-Junior Position: LS Height: 6-2 Weight: 240 Previous School: Liberty Christian Academy Hometown: Lynchburg, Va.

    2020 (R-Jr.):
    • Liberty’s starting long snapper in all 11 games
    • Helped kicker Alex Barbir earn VaSID All-State second team and Phil Steele Postseason All-Independent second team honors
    • Barbir Led the Flames with 89 points scored
    • Barbir Ranked No. 27 in the country in total points
    • Barbir Ranked No. 44 in the country in field goals per game (1.18)
    • Barbir connected on two game winning field goals during his first year at Liberty
    • Barbir knocked down a 51-yard field goal with one second left in regulation to secure Liberty’s first-ever win at Virginia Tech
    • Barbir connected on a 44-yard field goal in overtime to help Liberty defeat No. 9/11 Coastal Carolina in the FBC Mortgage Cure Bowl
    • Also helped punter Aidan Alves finish the year averaging a career-best 41.8 yards per punt (26 punts for 1,088 yards)
    • Alves recorded six punts of 50 or more yards and eight inside the opponent’s 20-yard line
    • Alves averaged 40 or more yards per punt in six of Liberty’s 11 games

    2019 (R-So.):
    • Liberty’s starting long snapper in all 13 games
    • Helped punter Aidan Alves, who was named to the 2019 Ray Guy Award watch list member
    • Alves averaged more than 4.0 yards per punt longer than his freshman season (37.0 average in 2018; 41.6 average in 2019)
    • Alves averaged 40 or more yards per punt in nine games, including eight of the last 10 games
    • Liberty had nine 50-plus yard punts in 2019, including a pair of 70-yard punts
    • Kicker Alex Probert scored a career-best 89 points in 2019 with Mock as the long snapper
    • Recorded a solo tackle in a road win at UMass

    2018 (R-Fr.):
    • Played in all 12 games
    • Served as Liberty’s starting long snapper

    • Graduate of Liberty Christian Academy in Lynchburg, Va.
    • Four-year varsity letter winner in football
    • Played baseball

    • Son of Patricia and Stephen Mock
    • Birthday is February 4
    • Graduated with a bachelor’s degree in business administration in May 2021

    Become the ultimate fan by getting the latest Flames news sent straight to your inbox. Join today!

    Thank you for signing up for the Flames Insider email newsletter.