Kevin Goessling Named Athlete of the Week

Dec. 1, 2010


Kevin Goessling

Place Kicker
Placentia, Calif.

With his trophy case ever expanding Kevin Goessling has been selected the National Placekicker College Performer of the Week by College Football and Toyota Athlete of the Week.

He made all three of his field goal attempts 47, 30 and 35 yards in Fresno State's victory over Idaho Saturday night at Bulldog Stadium. The reigning first-team All-WAC kicker, Goessling has been named a semifinalist for the Lou Groza Award the last two seasons. He ranked ninth in the NCAA in field goals, 1.64 per game, and is 30th nationally in scoring 9.3 points per game.

Goessling's three field goals against Idaho gave him 48 for his career, passing Derek Mahoney (1990-93) for third-most in Bulldog history. Goessling has made 48-of-60 field goals in his career. Next on the list is No. 2 Asen Asparuhov who made 55 from 2000-02.

Other nominees included:

Hayley Munro (women's basketball)

Garrett Johnson (men's basketball)

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