TOP PROSPECTS - CLASS OF 2022
Class of 2022 Top Prospects
5★ – Division 1 college prospect
4★ – Division 2 college prospect
3★ – Division 3 college prospect
Rece Verhoff – 5★ Kicker/Punter, Ohio
Incredibly consistent kicker/punter from Ohio. Rece shows range to hit field goals from 60+ yards off the ground and ability to hit 70+ yard kickoffs with 4 second hang times. He has excellent mechanics and work habits. He is a D1 level prospect. TKIA 2020 VIDEO.
Brady Braun – 5★ Punter, Indiana
Averaged over 50 yards per punt at the TKIA 2020 event. Continues to improve as he gains strength and improves skills. Won the competition to earn a spot in Under Armour All-American nationally televised game scheduled for January 2022. Best punts are in the 5.0 second range. TKIA 2021 VIDEO. TKIA 2020 VIDEO.
Tyler Perkins – 5★ Punter/Kicker, Ohio
* ACCEPTED A SCHOLARSHIP AND COMMITTED TO IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY
Tyler hits punts with technique and power that resemble a D1 college punter, not a high school punter. One of the most disciplined and hardest working athletes in the country. Averaged 46 yards per punt during his junior season. He is a Division 1 scholarship level punter who will be offered a scholarship early. TKIA 2020 VIDEO
Evan Sundermann – 5★ Punter, Michigan
Outstanding high school punter with clean mechanics. Hits punts with 4.6 to 4.9 hang times consistently. Evan is 6’4″ and built for punting. Prior to starting his junior year, Evan showed up at our summer camp and bombed a bunch of 50+ yard punts with 4.5+ hang times. Tons of potential for this tall future division 1 punter. TKIA 2021 VIDEO
Michael Novosel – 4.5★ Kicker, Ohio
Tall, athletic and strong kicker with long soccer background who has ability and frame to make an impact at college level. Michael is a small D1 college prospect. Hits field goals 55 yards off the ground. Kickoffs are in mid to upper 60s with good hang times. Tons of potential. TKIA 2021 VIDEO
Phillip Barnes – 4.5★ Kicker, Ohio
Showed excellent power on kickoffs and solid field goal mechanics off the ground at the Ohio Kicking Camp in December 2020. Has range to hit from 55+ yards off the ground easily. Great work habits. Division 1 prospect.
Keegan McDermott – 4.5★ Kicker, Ohio
Crushed kickoffs at the Ohio Kicking Camp in December 2020 with most kicks in mid to upper 60 yard range. Smashes the ball aggressively on field goals and kickoffs. Lots of power and next level potential. When skills catch up to that power, special things will happen.
Jack Cardaman – 4.5★ Punter, Ohio
Natural multi-sport athlete and a punter. Steps are somewhat wild and swing is aggressive. With improved fundamentals, Jack becomes a no brainer D1 punter prospect. 6’2″ lengthy and athletic frame. Great hands and focus. He averaged 45.5 yards per punt at the Ohio Kicking Camp in July 2021, with best punts traveling 60 yards with 4.5 second hang times.
Benjamin Fronk – 4.5★ Punter, Indiana
6’3″ powerful punter/athlete. Punting mechanics need to improve. But then again, spiral or not, Ben will smash the ball down the field. We have seen him hit a 4.9 second hang time miss-hit. At the Top Kicker event in July 2021, Ben averaged almost 47 yards per punt. TKIA 2021 VIDEO
Braylen Lynch – 4.5★ Kicker, Michigan
Braylen is relatively new to kicking. But with long soccer background and with tall, lean, and athletic build, he kicks the football well already. He shows range to hit FGs 50+ off the ground and 60 from a block. Kickoffs are in low 60’s. He is a mature and motivated athlete. With more practice, he will generate more power from his frame and will be a solid D2 or higher prospect.
Jake Andjelic – 4.5★ Kicker/Punter, Illinois
Explosive and focused kicker/punter with a wicked leg snap. Kickoffs are 60+ yards. Punts have 4.5+ second hang times. Continues to improve at a rapid rate. Shows potential to kick and punt in college. Twitter account.
Eddie Jewett – 4.5★ Kicker, Michigan
Shows range to hit field goals from 55+ yards off the ground. Explosive kicker/multisport athlete. Very consistent and hard working athlete with composed demeanor. Tons of potential. Small D1/D2 college prospect.
Matthew Beisswenger – 4.5★ Kicker, Iowa
In April 2021, Matthew showed up at the Iowa camp, having just started kicking a football. But he impressed with his focus and natural ability. He hit field goals from 55+ yards off the ground, out of deep grass. He got great rotation, height, and power on every field goals that he kicked. Kickoffs steps need to improve. But power is there to hit 65+ easily.
David Nemeth – 4★ Kicker/Punter, Ohio
6’4″ athletic lefty combo. Shows lots of potential as a punter. Needs to improve his hands. Has field goal range to hit 55 yard field goals off the ground. As he develops more strength to control his lengthy frame, his power and consistency will see a significant jump. TKIA 2021 VIDEO
Aiden Ighnat – 4★ Kicker, Ohio
Athletic and strong kicker. Ball jumped off his foot at the Ohio Summer Kicking Camp in July 2021. Gets excellent height and rotation on field goals off the ground. Best kickoffs are close to 70 yards with 4 second hang times.
Nicholas West – 4★ Kicker, Ohio
Went 12/15 on FGs, with long of 52 and averaged 60 yards per kickoff at the Top Kicker In America Event in July 2020. Tall athlete with smooth mechanics who has lots of room to develop. Very impressive leg strength. Kickoffs will improve significantly as he matures.
Luke Gustafson – 4★ Kicker/Punter, Michigan
At the Top Kicker in America event in July 2020, Luke performed very consistently, averaging 62.25 yards per kickoffs with hang times of up to 3.7 seconds. He went 13/16 on field goals with long of 55, kicking off the ground. He is a motivated kickers who will continue to increase range as he becomes physically stronger. Since his junior year, Luke has improved his punting and will be able to punt in college as well.
Michael Cunningham – 4★ Kicker, Illinois
Very very quick leg snap. Hits kickoffs 70+ yards consistently with 4+ second hang times. Field goal mechanics need to improve. Some days Michael looks like an All-American, while on other days he might be all conference. Greatness is in there. Once he taps into it, he will produce at college level. Punting shows potential as well, Good hands, good contact…continues to improve. TKIA VIDEO 2021
Tony Johnson – 4★ Kicker/Punter, Indiana
Tall combo athlete who will continue to increase his distances as he adds more muscle to his 6’3″ frame. Currently shows good consistency on field goals with 50+ yard range off the ground. Kickoffs average around 60 yards. Tony shows lots of potential as a punter with smooth hand and drop. Best punt hang times are close to 5 seconds. TKIA 2021 VIDEO
Justin Scheberl – 4★ Kicker, Wisconsin
Solid mechanics. Makes excellent contact on field goals off the ground. Justin has been working on his skills since he was a high school freshman. Field goal range is 50 yards. Kickoff average 60 yards with hang times of up to 3.8 seconds. As he adds muscle to his frame, distances will improve. Justin is a solid D2/D3 prospect kicker. TKIA 2021 VIDEO
Ryan Schroeder – 4★ Punter/Kicker, Wisconsin
Tall, strong and experienced lefty kicker/punter with range to connect from 50 yards out on FGs. Consistent approach and contact. Shows most potential as a punter – good mechanics and power to hit 4.5 sec. hang times. Ryan has been practicing for several years and has achieved impressive consistency at young age. Kickoffs are in 60s.
Kevin Carden-Landa – 4★ Kicker, Illinois
While Kevin is pretty new to kicking, he showed very smooth approach and clean foot to ball contact on field goals. He went 10/15 on FGs with long of 50 yards in July 2020. As he continues to develop his skills, his range will continue to improve. TKIA 2020 VIDEO
Andrew Koi – 4★ Kicker, Michigan
Andrew is an athletic and powerful kicker who showed 60+ yard kickoffs and range to hit field goals from 50+ yards off the ground in February 2021.
Michael Franklin – 4★ Kicker, Ohio.
Powerful kicker/punter who also plays quarterback. Because of his other responsibilities on the field, Michael looks like a great athlete who also kicks, not necessarily a polished kicker yet. Even so, he is at least a Division 2 college kicking prospect.
David Smith – 3.5★ Kicker, Michigan
Consistent kicker with clean mechanics. David has 50+ yard range on field goals off the ground with good height and rotation. Kickoffs are in mid 60s. He has been working on his skills consistently for 3 years. David is a very solid small college prospect.
Robby Smart – 3.5★ Kicker, Ohio
Solid mechanics and good focus. Needs to get physically stronger to really smash the ball. Currently field goal range is 45+ off the ground. Kickoffs average just over 60 yards.
Casey McGhee – 3.5★ Kicker, Ohio
Very clean foot to ball contact on field goals, resulting into clean rotation and straight path. Casey has range to hit from 50 yards out off the ground. Kickoffs will be in 60s with improved mechanics. TKIA 2021 VIDEO
Sanad Alshubbak – 3.5★ Punter/Kicker, Illinois
6’2″ punter/kicker who shows potential to do all three skills in college. Sanad is relatively new to kicking. Mechanics need to improve. But he shows potential and good power already – hitting 50 yard FGs off the ground and driving punts down the field consistently. Overall, he is composed and mature athlete. TKIA 2021 VIDEO
Adam Henderson – 3.5★ Kicker, Ohio
Kicker with excellent leg snap. At the Ohio Preseason Camp in July 2020, Adam showed up drastically improved since last year, with major power improvement. Field goal range is 52+ yards off a 1-inch block. Kickoffs were in mid to upper 60s. He still has lot of room to improve by smoothing out the steps and straightening the swing. But power and athleticism are there already.
Kyler Castle – 3.5★ Kicker, Michigan
Fundamentally solid kicker. Hits a nice, clean and straight ball off the ground. 45+ yard range on field goals. 60 yard kickoff average. Solid small school prospect.
Jack McDaniel – 3.5★ Kicker, Michigan
Ball jumps off his foot. Jack averaged around 60 yards per kickoff with good hang times at the Michigan Winter Camp.
Kaden Finnestad – 3★ Kicker, Illinois
Hits field goals clean and straight from 45+ yards out off the ground. Kickoffs are close to 60 yards. Mature and focused athlete with long soccer background.
Spencer Leak III – 3★ Punter, Illinois
Punter who shows consistent drop and a straight swing, turning over high percentage of punts. Best punt hang times are in 4.5 second range. TKIA 2021 VIDEO
Emanuel Dieppa – 3★ Kicker, Michigan
Emanuel shows ability to hit field goals from 50 yards out off the ground. Kickoffs are in low to mid 60s. Small college prospect.
Emerson Bennett – 3★ Kicker, Iowa
Field goal range is 50 yards off the ground. Kickoffs are in low 60s with 3.5-3.8 second hang times. Continues to work hard and shows improvement at every event. Small school prospect. TKIA 2020 VIDEO.
Brady Drzal – 3★ Kicker, Michigan
Fundamentally solid kicker. Hits a clean ball off the ground. Field goal range is close to 50 yards off the ground. Kickoffs are around 60.
Miki Djankovic – 3★ Kicker, Indiana
During Chicago Preseason Kicking Camp in July 2020, Miki showed great athleticism and power developed through years of soccer. Kickoffs steps need improvement. Field goal range is near 55 yards off a 1-inch block. Lots of potential.