#46
Alex Ball
Alex Ball

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Westlake, Calif.

High School:
Westlake Village HS

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 225

Position:
K

Experience:
1L

2013 (Freshman): Took over the kicking responsibilities midway through his freshman season ... Was a perfect 20-of-20 on extra-point attempts ... Also converted all seven of his field-goal attempts ... Was a perfect 3-of-3 on field goals of more than 40 yards ... Finished the season with 41 points ... Scored a career-high 16 points in the victory over Stephen F. Austin, including a 41-yarder for the win as time expired ... Set a new single-game school record with his four field goals against SFA ... Was named Southland Conference Special Teams Player of the Week for his efforts ... Booted a career-long 47-yard field goal at Sam Houston State ... Also converted a 42-yard attempt against Central Arkansas ... Recorded 13 touchbacks on the season.

2012: Redshirted

High School: Named the top high school kicker in the nation as the recipient of the Herbalife 24 Chris Sailer Award ... Was named to the ESPN High School All-America team and to the Maxpreps Division I All-State squad ... Was 19-of-24 on field goal-attempts as a senior with three makes from 50 yards or more ... Was a perfect 73-of-73 on extra-point attempts as a senior ... Helped Westlake to a 14-1 record as a senior and a 12-2 record as a junior ... The Warriors were ranked fourth in the state of California in 2011 and went a perfect 9-0 in league games ... Also named All-Ventura County and All-Los Angeles Daily News ... Set California state records for most career kicking points with 329 and most career made PATs with 224.

Personal: Alex Ball was born on Feb. 3, 1994 ... Son of Anthony and Sally Ball ... Majoring in psychology.

08/27/2014

2014 Fall Camp - Special Teams

Preseason All-American Kevin Johnson looks to make special teams special

07/31/2014

Ball Garners More Preseason Praise

LU sophomore kicker named to Fred Mitchell Award Watch list

11/21/2013

Cards Prepare for McNeese State on Senior Night

Lamar seniors looking to end career with a win over rivals

11/18/2013

Berry, Ball Named SLC Players of the Week

Lamar kicker also garners national recognition for game-winning heroics

11/17/2013

Cards win 46-45 thriller over Stephen F. Austin

Ball nails game-winning 41-yard field goal with 15 seconds left

08/31/2014

FB HIGHLIGHTS: The Cardinals win 42-27 over Grambling

(BEAUMONT, TX) ; The Lamar Cardinals opened up their 2014 season against the visiting Grambling State Tigers. Caleb Berry passed for 389 yards and 5 touchdowns in the opener. Mark Roberts caught 2 of Berry touchdown passes and racked up 139 yards receiving. Reggie Begleton caught 12 passes for 119 yards and scored one touchdown. Lamar is now 1-0 and will travel to College Station to face the Texas A&M Aggies next weekend. Kickoff of set for 6:30 P.M. on September 6th on the SEC network.

08/29/2014

PREVIEW: Grambling Rolls into this weekend

(Beaumont, TX) - Jordan Washington takes you through this weeks matchup for the Lamar Cardinals @ Provost-Umphrey Stadium.

08/15/2014

Football: #IceBucketChallenge

Coach Ray Woodard and the Senior Cardinals accept Channel 6's Andrew Chernoff's #icebucketchallenge to #strikeoutALS and challenge Judge Bob Wortham and the Lamar Cardinals Men's Basketball Team.

08/14/2014

FOOTBALL: Camp Upadate

BEAUMONT, TX: Head Coach Ray Woodard discusses camp progress and the first game of the season. The Cardinals open up season play at home against Grambling on August 30 at 7 PM.

08/07/2014

FOOTBALL: Media Day

Coach Ray Woodard and players discuss the new freshman class, camp, and what to expect for the year.

    Rotating Image