STAFF

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Billy Cundiff

 

                          

NFL Kicker - Browns, Ravens, Cowboys. Held record for most field goals made in an NFL game with 7 (broken in 2007 by Rob Bironas - 8). 8-year NFL veteran. All- American at Drake University. Kicked a 62 yard field goal in college. NFL PRO BOWL KICKER FOR AFC IN 2010. This is short sample of Billy teaching Kickoff at Iowa Winter Clinic - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q-owYZxWz5Y                                 

Zoltan Mesko

 

                        

NFL Punter - Patriots, Steelers; University of Michigan. Finished 2011 NFL season 3rd in net punting average! Starting punter for New England as a rookie in 2010. First specialist drafted in 2010 NFL Draft. Top rated NFL punting prospect from 2010 college class. Very personable and smart athlete who has been helping the TKC camps since 2007. Watch Zoltan punt the ball out of the stadium in this spoof promotional video - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sUH6SEWNwk8

Derek Dimke

 

  

NFL Kicker - Lions, Bucs, Saints; University of Illinois. We first met Derek when he was a 15-year old camper at our Iowa camp. Since then, he set an Illinois high school kicking record, won a scholarship to University of Illinois, got invited to the NFL combine, and was signed by 3 NFL teams. He is a kicker who is passionate about the game and has a deep understanding of kicking mechanics and coaching methods.

Greg Zuerlein

 

St. Louis Rams; Missouri Western University. As a senior in college in 2011, went 23/24 on field goals with 9/9 on field goals of over 50 yards! Through his first 4 games in the NFL, Greg is 12/12 on field goals with long kicks of 60, 58 and 56 yards! Greg's practice VIDEO - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iX3fS9HixSM

Mike Meyer

 

  

Titans, University of Iowa. We met Mike when he was a high school sophomore at the Illinois Winter Event in Pekin, IL. We watched him go from a soccer player with some potential to Division 1 walk-on, to a 4-year starter at the University of Iowa, and finally to an NFL kicker. Mike is a very humble and hard working individual who improved steadily throughout his whole kicking career. 

John Potter

 

NFL Kicker - Bills, Redskins; Western Michigan University. John was a 4-year starter who stood out as a college kicker with outstanding leg strength. He was drafted by Buffalo Bills in 2012. He won the job as a kickoff specialist for Buffalo after an impressive preseason. John has helped with numerous TKC camps in 2010 - 2012 - GVSU, Akron, Pekin, Hillsdale, Chicago. John's practice VIDEO - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gbB0cO5sv5s

    

                                     Austin Signor

 

NFL Free Agent. Austin has been in several NFL camps. He spent 2013 off-season and camp with Chicago Bears. He led NCAA in kickoff touchbacks as a senior. He has been undefeated at our camp staff competitions for over 2 years. Watch Austin competition staff competition video that he wins with a 65 yard field goal - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8huldr39Obw

 

Ryan Donahue

 

 

NFL Punter - Detroit Lions. University of Iowa. Top rated college specialist from the 2011 college class (rated by Mel Kiper Jr.). Ray Guy Award finalist in 2011 (top college punter in the nation). Ryan has exceptional leg strength and mechanics. Finished high school career with 5 field goals over 50 yards which earned him the honor of being named to the 1st team USA TODAY All-American.

 

KC Lopata 

University of Michigan starting kicker. Graduated in 2010. KC has been an outstanding staff member since 2009. He brings with him Big 10 kicking experience and a degree in education. At our camps, you will hear KC's voice more than anyone else. He tirelessly encourages and coaches all kickers - regardless of how much or how little experience they have. He also runs his own kicking events in southeast Michigan.

Thomas Kinney 

Four-year starter at Southern Illinois University. Thomas won the staff competition at Illinois Winter Indoor Event with a 67-yard FG. He started attending our camps at age 15. Currently, he is training for the NFL.

Zach Paul

Four year starter at University of Akron and TKC camper since 2008. Zach attended camps with Cleveland Browns and Jacksonville Jaguars. He has one of the strongest legs in the country, hitting punts with 5.2+ second hang times with ease. Zach lives in Cleveland and trains full time as he continues to pursue a career in the NFL.

Zack Madeiros

Currently kicks for Ottawa RedBlacks of Canadian Football League. He was on the team that won the championship in 2016. Zack has impressed campers at Michigan and Ohio camps - hitting kickoffs that reached 80 yards with hang times of over 4.4 seconds.