Chris Sailer Kicking Featured Instructor – Drew Basil

This is our third week of a new series where we feature our amazing instructors. This will allow you learn more about these young men and why they have been chosen to represent CSK nationwide.

Week 3: Chris Sailer Kicking Senior Instructor, Drew Basil!

Drew Basil is a former placekicker. He has been on staff with Chris Sailer Kicking since 2009 and is currently an NFL free agent.

Basil was born in Chillicothe, OH and attended Chillicothe High School. 

Basil committed to Ohio State University and played four years for the Buckeyes. He graduated in with a degree in Communication in December 2013. He was ranked eighth all-time in field goals made at Ohio State, with 33; and third all time in field goal percentage, with 78.6%.

Upon graduating college, Basil went undrafted in the 2014 NFL draft.  He later signed with the Atlanta Falcons as an undrafted free agent and also spent time with the Montreal Alouettes (CFL) in 2015, but ultimately did not make the final roster. On March 30, 2017, Basil signed with the Cleveland Gladiators (AFL) for the 2015 season.

Drew currently lives in Columbus, OH with his wife, Melissa. He is a realtor with the Sorrel & Company and tours the country with Chris Sailer giving valuable instruction. He also offers private and group lessons throughout the year.

For lessons and instruction with Drew Basil, please contact him at (740) 703-2600.