Updated: July 19, 2012
Will drop punting and concentrate on place-kicking heading into preseason practice … The key will be consistency, something he struggled with last fall … Made strides during the spring by connecting on five of his six field goal tries during scrimmages … Will also get a look on kickoffs … A good summer preparation will be extremely important.
2011: Battled for the kicking jobs, but never made the dress squad until the final game when he dressed for the Sugar Bowl against Michigan.
2010: Joined the team as a walk-on and redshirted … Took part in the kicking competitions … Improved his strength and speed during the off-season program … Had a 35-yard punt during one spring scrimmage.
High School: Was the kicker and punter for Coach Frank Tudryn at Gulf Coast High … Was named the team’s special teams player of the year after his junior and senior seasons … Ninety percent of his kickoffs his senior year resulted in touchbacks … Won numerous kicking competitons during national summer camps.
Personal: Conor Graves Goulding … Born 11/26/91 in Orlando, FL … Son of Bill and Stevie Goulding … Enrolled in natural resources conservation (conservation and recreation management concentration).