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    Ryan Gooch
    Ryan Gooch

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Mesquite, Texas

    High School:
    Sunnyvale

    Height / Weight:
    6-2 / 192

    Position:
    Punter

    Birthdate:
    09/22/1984

    Experience:
    2L

    Honors:
    2005 Honorable Mention All-SLC

    2006 (Junior): Averaged 37.2 yards per punt during his junior season ... Boomed two 50-yard punts on the season and downed 14 punts inside the 20 yard line ... Tied a career long with a 63-yard punt against Central Arkansas ... Also recorded a 51-yard punt against Sam Houston State ... Downed a season-high three punts inside the 20-yard line at Southeastern Louisiana and against Sam Houston State.

    2005 (Sophomore): A 2005 Honorable Mention All-Southland Conference selection ... Recorded 59 punts for 2,197 yards (37.2 ypp) ... Pinned 17 punts inside the opponent's 20-yard line ... Recorded six punts of 50 yards or greater ...Named SLC Special Team Player of the Week (Sept. 26) after averaging 38.8 yards per punt, with a long of 59, at Southern Utah ...Had a career-long of 63 yards at Sam Houston State ... Averaged 43 yards per punt against Western Illinois ...Recorded five punts for a 40.6 yards average against Texas State ... Pinned three punts inside the 20 on three separate occasions ... Also recorded three tackles on the season.

    2004 (Freshman): Spent the season on the Lumberjack practice squads.

    High School: Two-sport letterwinner at North Mesquite High School, lettering in football as a punter and in soccer as a midfielder ... Earned honorable mention all-district honors as a punter.

    Personal: Born Sept. 22, 1984, in Mesquite ... Son of Allen and Linda Gooch.

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