#19 Kyle Keown Season 2006-07
Held punting duties through first three games of season, then made key appearance in season-ending victory at Tennessee… Averaged 35 yards on 16 punts… Season best effort (50 yards) came in win at Arkansas… Put two punts inside the opponent[apos]s 20-yard line… Did quality job replacing injured kicker Bryant Hahnfeldt against Tennessee, averaging 38.8 yards on four crucial second half punts..
Punted against Georgia and Eastern Kentucky following a hand injury to Abtin Iranmanesh… Concluded with 37.1-yard average on 11 punts… Team high 62-yarder came versus Eastern Kentucky.
Four-year starting punter… All-State selection as a senior… Averaged 39.3 yards per punt as senior for Region 3-AAAAA playoff squad… Combines strength with excellent accuracy, as 15 of 41 punts were downed inside the 15-yard-line. Majority of punts were not returned in 20 of 41 downed inside the 20-yard line… Also started on soccer team… A Georgia Merit Scholar, graduated with 4.0 GPA and ranking in Top 5 percent of class.
Keown is majoring in Human and Organizational Development.
Son of Dr. Kevin and Judy Keown… Wants to follow in dad[apos]s shoes in medicine.