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Alex Catron
Alex Catron

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Apopka, Fla.

High School:
Apopka HS

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 175

Position:
PK/P


08/30/2014

#6/7 Coastal Carolina Opens 2014 With 31-16 Win at The Citadel

Alex Ross throws for 263 yards, Quinn Backus had 14 tackles, Bruce Mapp tied CCU record

07/08/2014

Catron Gets Two Honors; Backus, Hamilton and Ross Honored As Well

Preseason Honors Continue for Chanticleers

04/12/2014

Coastal Concludes Spring Schedule with Annual Spring Game

Season tickets are on sale now by calling the Athletics Ticket Office at 843-347-8499

04/05/2014

Chanticleers Conduct Full-Contact Scrimmage

Coastal's annual Teal-Black Spring Game is Saturday, April 12 at 1:30 p.m.

03/20/2014

Coastal Carolina Spring Football Practice Is Underway

The Spring Game is April 12

11/30/2013

Coastal Carolina vs. Bethune-Cookman 11/30/13

Coastal Carolina vs. Bethune-Cookman 11/30/13 1st Round FCS Championship

11/23/2013

Coastal Carolina vs. University of South Carolina 11/23/2013

Coastal Carolina vs. University of South Carolina 11/23/2013

11/16/2013

Coastal Carolina vs Presbyterian 11/16/13

Coastal Carolina vs Presbyterian 11/16/13

11/02/2013

2013 Coastal Carolina Football vs. Charlotte

2013 Coastal Carolina Football vs. Charlotte -- Nov. 2, 2013 -- Homecoming

10/26/2013

Coastal Carolina vs. VMI 10/26/2013

Coastal Carolina vs. VMI 10/26/2013

2013 1st Team All-Big South (KOR)

For his career, Catron has made 106-of-111 extra points and 19-of-25 field goals, with his field goal percentage of .760 establishing a CCU career record.

2013 (Jr.): Named first team All-Big South ... Led the league kickers in scoring --ranking fourth among all players -- (6.0 points per game) and his 90 points scored ranked him third on CCU's single-season list. ... He connected on 60-of-63 extra points and 10-of-13 field goals, setting a CCU record with his 76.9 field goal percentage ... Named the team's Special Teams MVP for the Liberty, Charleston Southern and South Carolina games ... Key makes by include a school-record 50-yard field goal at Charleston Southern, a 48-yarder at Liberty, a 46-yarder at South Carolina and a 35-yarder in double overtime at Liberty, which proved to be the game winner ... Made eight tackles on kick coverage and helped CCU lead the Big South, ranking 16th nationally, in kick return defense by holding opponents to 17.73 yards per return.

2012 (So.): Won the placekicking job after an intense battle through preseason and also handled the kickoff duties ... Ranked fifth in the Big South -- second among kickers -- in scoring 5.62 ppg ... Scored 73 points to rank eighth on the CCU single-season list as CCU scored a program-best 446 points in 2012 ... Started the season by making 26 consecutive PATs before missing his first two at Gardner-Webb ... Made his last 16 to start a new streak (four at Presbyterian, four vs Charleston Southern, three at Bethune-Cookman and five at Old Dominion) ... Named the Big South co-Special Teams Player of the of the Week, CollegeFootballPerformanceAwards Honorable Mention Placekicker of the Week and the team's Special Teams Game MVP for his performance in the overtime win at Furman ... Scored 13 points, making all four PATs and 3-of-4 field goals ... On a sloppy field, connected from 38, 35 and 45 yards - the last coming as time expired in regulation to force overtime ... Made both PATs in the first two overtime periods ... In week one, made all five kicks --three PATs and two FGs ... Split the uprights from 45 yards and made both PATs versus Eastern Kentucky ... Converted a season-best 5-of-5 PATs at Old Dominion.

2011 (Fr.): Played in eight games, sharing the kickoff duties ... Best game was in the 2011 opener as he averaged 51.3 yards on six kickoffs ... Punted five times in the Georgia game, averaging 23.0 yards ... Averaged 50.0 yards on five kickoffs versus Gardner-Webb and 49.0 yards on four kickoffs, adding a tackle, versus Presbyterian.

Prior to Coastal: Named Apopka High School's Athlete of the Year as a senior ... Set a state record by kicking five extra points in helping his team advance in the playoffs as a junior ... As a sophomore, kicked a 33-yard, game-winning field goal as his team advanced in the playoffs which the Orlando Sentinel tabbed the 2008 Game of the Year ... Helped his team to a 43-9 record over four years, four 6A district titles and three region finals appearances ... For his career, made 120-of-128 extra points, making 36-of-38 as a senior and 44-of-46 as a junior ... Also for his career, made 6-of-11 field goals ... Averaged 38.6 yards on 31 punts as a senior ... Of his 190 career kickoffs, had 75 touchbacks.

Personal: Son of David and Pamela Catron.

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