#99 Hunter Smith
JUNIOR SEASON (2014): Played in eight of the 13 games … one of 20 Irish players who made his career debut in the season-opening victory over Rice (Aug. 30) … served as the holder on three field-goal attempts and six point-after attempts against the Owls … executed holds on one field-goal attempt and four point-after attempts in the 31-0 rout of Michigan (Sept. 6) … performed holds on four field-goal attempts and three point-after attempts without issue in the 30-14 victory over Purdue (Sept. 13) … executed holds on one field-goal attempt and four point-after attempts in the 31-15 victory over Syracuse (Sept. 27) … bobbled two holds of field-goal attempts on a rainy day against No. 14 Stanford (Oct. 4) but recovered to hold successfully for both a fourth-quarter field goal and point-after attempt that helped seal the 17-14 win … had flawless holds on six point-after attempts in the 50-43 victory over North Carolina (Oct. 11) … held for three point-after attempts and two field goals, all successful, at No. 2 Florida State (Oct. 18) … served as the holder on two field-goal attempts and seven point-after attempts against Navy (Nov. 1) … held successfully for a field goal and four point-after attempts at No. 11 Arizona State (Nov. 8) but dropped a snap on a fourth-quarter field-goal attempt.
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2013): Did not see any game action.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Three-year letterwinner at Cardinal Gibbons HighSchool … helped team capture three sectional and conference championships … named all-Carolina 6 at center in 2011 … team captain as a senior … captured Crusader Award, whichrecognized the Cardinal Gibbons football student-athlete that best exemplifies the school’smission both on and off the field … member of the Boy Scouts of America, National HonorSociety and Franciscan Youth International Service Organization … earned Eagle Scout designation…served as vice president and president of the NHS at Cardinal Gibbons … playedfor coach Steven Wright at Cardinal Gibbons … son of Brandon and Bertha Smith … grandfather,Alburtus “Buddy” Smith, played football at Elon College … enrolled in the College ofEngineering, majroing in chemical and biomolecular engineering.
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