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Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Tampa Bay Storm Kicker News


March 23, 2015 - assigned kicker Craig Peterson

April 29, 2014 - Storm add kicker Juan Bongarra
"The Tampa Bay Storm have been assigned kicker Juan Bongarra and placed kicker Geoff Boyer on reassignment.... Bongarra (6 -3, 200, Albany State) enters his fourth season in the AFL and his third in a Storm uniform.  A native of Buenos Aires, Argentina, Bongarra holds the Storm all-time career record for extra points attempted (241), extra points made (207) and ranks third all-time in points scored kicking (225).  In 2012, Bongarra broke the Storm single-season record for extra points made with 116.  He began his AFL career in 2011 with the Tulsa Talons.  For his career, Bongarra has made 302-of-354 PAT tries and 17-of-42 field goal attempts." - AFL

April  3, 2014 - Storm acquire kicker Geoff Boyer
"The Tampa Bay Storm acquired kicker Geoff Boyer and defensive back James Harrell, announced vice president of football operations Jeff Gooch. 'We are happy to have both of these players join us this season,' said Gooch. 'Geoff brings an added dimension to the kicking game that will benefit the team.' Boyer (5-10, 170, Middle Tennessee State) enters his second season in the Arena Football League and first in a Storm uniform. He spent part of the 2012 season with the Pittsburgh Power, and in a game versus the Milwaukee Mustangs completed a 2-point drop kick. Prior to turning pro, Boyer played at Middle Tennessee State." - AFL

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