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Monday, March 17, 2014

LSFL 2014 - The Kickers

The Lone Star Football League 2014 season kicked off this past weekend. Following are the kickers for this year's five teams.

Amarillo Venom - Jose Chavez
To the best of our knowledge, Chavez is a local product who kicked in high school in Amarillo.
New Mexico Stars - Greg Rivara (New Mexico)
"Rivara is the former punter for the University of New Mexico Lobos. He began his Lobo football career as a walk-on kicker. During his time at UNM, he worked his way up to become the team’s main kicker. In the 2012 season, Rivara had the highest average in the Mountain West. He was also ranked 9th in NCAA Division I football nationally; kicking off 63 times, with an average of 63.6 yards per kick. 'Greg had a good career at UNM and we’re happy to have him on our team.  He is a quality kicker and individual, which is exactly what we need for the New Mexico Stars,' Coach Bramante said."
Rio Grande Valley Sol - Leo Araguz (Stephen F. Austin)
"Leo J.  Araguz is a Rio Grande Valley native and the son of Francisco and Aurora Quiroz. He attended Stephen F. Austin State University. While in college, Leo was a four-year letterman and a three-time All-Southland Conference selection. As a junior, he led the Southland Conference in average yards per punt with an average of 42.6 yards per punt. In 1996, he made his NFL debut by joining the Oakland Raiders.  He holds the distinction of having the most punts in an NFL game, with 16."
San Angelo Bandits - Art Arteaga
Kicked for Central High in San Angelo.
West Texas Wildcatters -???

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