San Diego County Field Goal/Punting Stat Leaders 2017: Week 1 TKS Blue Chip Kicking Report #BCKR #TKS

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Blake Khaleghi, La Jolla Country Day HS

As a renewed effort to include specialists (kickers/punters) into the spotlight in San Diego county. The Kicking System is establishing a weekly blog to capture: stats, news, articles and much more.

This week TKS kicker, Blake Khaleghi from La Jolla Country Day School (San Diego, CA) went 2 for 2 on field goals and kicked 2 extra points for 8 total points and 2 touch backs. This also earned him TKS Kicker of the week honors.  Erik Duarte from Olympian HS, also booted 2 field goals and kicking the longest field goal of the week at 41 yards.


1 Erik Duarte – Jr
Olympian (Chula Vista)
K, P 2 2 1.0 41 1
2 Blake Khaleghi – Jr
La Jolla Country Day (La Jolla)
K, P 2 2 1.0 22 1
3 Raul Reyes – Jr
Crawford (San Diego)
K, P 1 1 1.0 31 1
4 Ryan Sanborn – Jr
Francis Parker (San Diego)
QB, DB 1 1 1.0 40 1
5 Cade Weaver – Sr
West Hills (Santee)
WR, K 1 1 1.0 38 1

As for the punting game, strong combo specialists Matt Araiza, from Rancho Bernardo HS, and Ryan Sanborn, from Francis Parker HS, lead the charge with a 46.8 and 42.0 yard per punt average.  Ryan a former TKS student comes with a extensive kicking pedigree, being a All-American as a eighth grader and played in the 2014 Eastbay Youth All-American Bowl.  Matt Araiza, has broken almost every San Diego section CIF  kicking record already is primed for playing on Saturday afternoons.


1 Matt Araiza – Sr
Rancho Bernardo (San Diego)
P, K 46.8 187 4 52 2 1
2 Cade Weaver – Sr
West Hills (Santee)
WR, K 45.0 225 5 56 2 1
3 Ryan Sanborn – Jr
Francis Parker (San Diego)
QB, DB 42.0 294 7 54 0 1
4 Zach Reitmeyer – Sr
Tri-City Christian (Vista)
QB 38.0 190 5 45 1 1
5 Zak Farris – Jr
Grossmont (El Cajon)
WR 33.8 135 4 59 1

Lets see how these kickers produce over the course of the season. Look for another update next week. Send comments, article, stats to and make sure to label your social media posts with #BCKR or #TKS or tag @KickingSystem on Instagram or Twitter.

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