FL Fall Camp Recap, Perez & Onate Dominate!

The road to Vegas XXIX and the “TOP 12” Camp rolled on in Melbourne, FL this past weekend.  Chris Sailer Kicking Senior Staff Member Obi Egekeze lead the way for Florida’s best. Take a look at the results.

Overall Camp Champion: Jose Perez (2017, FL)

Jose Perez, Champion

Jose Perez, Champion

Jose became one of the first newcomers to Chris Sailer Kicking to win a regional camp in some time.  The talented athlete stepped up from start to finish.  He has excellent natural ability and one of the stronger legs in this class.  On this day he won two of the four major competitions.  He nailed multiple long range field goals to win the field goal competition and hit some big time kickoffs to win the kickoff competition.  Jose is a special talent that college coaches will soon know about.


Runner Up: Frankie Onate (2017, FL)
The longtime Chris Sailer Kicking student was steady as always.  He continues to prove that he is ready for the D1 level.  On this day he won both the field and punt competitions.  Frankie has 55 yard range off the ground, he drives balls deep into the end zone on kickoffs and he he is a capable and dependable punter.  Frankie is going to be a great player at the FBS level.

Top 2018 Prospect: Javan Rice (FL)
Javan had another solid day of camp.  He has a great leg and shows excellent potential for the next level.  He does a nice job on both field goal and kickoff.  Javan is an athlete with a bright future.  Look for Javan to compete with the best in Las Vegas in January.

Top Youth Prospect: Carter Davis (FL)
Carter continues to do well on the Chris Sailer Kicking camp circuit.  He was recently named an FBU Class of 2021 All-American at TOP GUN this past July.  He was excellent once again in Melbourne.  Carter is a hard working young man with a bright future.

Join Chris Sailer Kicking at the following locations to be a part of it: Pittsburgh, PA (October 9), Seattle, WA (October 23), Los Angeles, CA (October 30), Charlotte NC (November 20), Dallas, TX (December 4), Phoenix, AZ (December 11), Atlanta, GA (December 18).  Then the big one, the Super Bowl for Kickers, Punters & Long Snappers, Vegas XXIX (January 14-15, 2017). To be the best, train and compete with the best.  For more information and complete results and player rankings, visit ChrisSailerKicking.com


Top Gun – 2017 U.S. Army & Youth All-Americans

The nation’s best made their way to Rock Hill, SC to compete for the most prestigious Youth and High School All-American Games in the nation.  FBU in partnership with Chris Sailer Kicking hosted their annual Top Gun Camp for specialists July 14-15, 2017.  Over 1,300 athletes in all will participate in this camp before all is said and done.  At stake, four high school U.S. Army All-American, two ninth grade FBU All-American and two 8th grade FBU All-American selections for kickers/punters.  Specialists form all over the United States met up in SC to battle for the honor.  Take a look at the results.

U.S. Army All-Americans

2017 U.S. Army All-American selected by Chris Sailer

U.S. Army All-American selected by Chris Sailer

Brandon Ruiz (AZ) – The #1 ranked kicker in the nation and Alabama commit dominated the field.  His field goals are elite and his kickoffs are ready for SEC ball right now.  He defeated Jonathan Doerer (NC) and Chris Landgrebe (OH) in the finals to earn one of the coveted spots.  Look for Brandon to have a large impact on the game.

Joseph Bulovas (LA) – The #2 ranked kicker in the nation and Georgia Tech commit was on fire from start to finish.  He has 60 yard field goal range and hits his kickoffs deep into the end zone.  Joseph is a tremendous athlete that does extremely well under pressure.  He is well deserving of this honor and will represent the East very well.

Tucker Day (TN) – The #1 ranked punter in the nation showed proved why he is deserving of that rank once again.  He easily had the strongest leg of all the punters and hit the biggest ball.  HIs strength and consistency earned him the spot in the end.  He defeated Tommy Martin (VA) in the final by nailing a 60 yard punt with 4.84 second hang time.  Tucker has NFL type talent.

Joseph Doyle (TN) – Tennessee made it a clean sweep at the punting position with Joseph’s phenomenal performance.  He was the most consistent punter over the course of the two days and it paid off in the end.  He average over 40 yards with 4.6 plus hang time.  He also stepped up under pressure and defeated other major D1 prospects.

The U.S. Army All-American Bowl will take place on January 7, 2017 at the Alamo Dome in TX.  The game will air on NBC.

Class of 2018 Top Gun MVP
BT Potter (SC) – Talented athlete with a big time leg.  He dominated most on kickoffs.

Class of 2019 Top Gun Co-MVP’s
Jason Stricker (NC) – Consistent performer that kicks with great technique.

Josh Plaster (TX) – Strong legged young man with a bright future.

YouthhClass of 2020 FBU Youth All-Americans
Dillon Fedor (NV) – Dillon is a special talent.  He did an excellent job over the course of the two days.  Whichever team he lands on will be in good hands.

Parker Hannon (GA) – The longtime FBU and Chris Sailer Kicking specialist came through in the clutch.  He has a great leg for his age and kicks with great consistency.

Class of 2021 FBU Youth All-Americans
Andrew Borregales (FL) – He is an excellent young kicker.  Kicks with great technique and does well under pressure.

Carter Davis (FL) – The longtime FBU and Chris Sailer Kicking specialist earned All-American Honors for the second straight year.  He does an excellent job.

The FBU Youth All-American Bowls will take place at the Alamo Dome in TX.

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