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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

10/22/2014

The Big Red SN Guys: Bye Week

(BEAUMONT, TX) Jordan and Wesley, also known as the Big Red SN Guys, talk about Lamar's BYE week this week and preparations for next week as they host HBU for Homecoming.

10/18/2014

HIGHLIGHTS: LAMAR @ NICHOLLS

(THIBODAUX, LA) - HIGHLIGHTS from #LAMAR @ #Nicholls - Shot by MIlton Quijano.

10/15/2014

The Big Red SN Guys: Lamar at Nicholls Chalk Talk

(BEAUMONT, TX) Wesley and Jordan, also known as the Big Red SN Guys, discuss the Cardinal's trip to Nicholls Saturday.

The Colonels are 0-7 overall and 0-3 in conference; the Cardinals are 4-3 overall and 1-2 in conference.

Lamar will kickoff at John L. Guidry stadium at 3 PM CST.

10/08/2014

Flight Plan::Football

(BEAUMONT, TX); Jordan Washington takes an in depth look at the Lamar Cardinals' upcoming game against SLC Champion Southeastern Louisiana. Both teams currently stand at 4-2 on the season as the Lions travel to Beaumont. Game time is slated for 6 p.m. at Provost-Umphrey Stadium.

Watch live at http://www.bigredsn.com

10/05/2014

HIGHLIGHTS: LAMAR @ ACU

ABILENE, TX - Highlights from LAMAR @ ACU.

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