The Owls held their second scrimmage of 2013 training camp on Saturday, August 17
Walk-on punter who took over the starting role in 2013... Two-time member of C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2013 Averaged a season-best 48.8 on six punts at UNT, including a career-long 66 yarder... Walk-on who took over punting chores in the opener at Texas A&M, averaging 42.5 yards on four punts, with three touchbacks and a long of 51.
Hang times have twice forced muffs that set up touchdown drives for Rice.
Back up to Chris Boswell who made his debut on special teams vs. Houston and attempted his first career PAT vs. Air Force.
Redshirted in his first season while earning a spot on the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
Churchill High School
2011 graduate of Churchill High School... All-District 26-5A as a senior for coach Glenn Hill as a safety and punter for the Chargers... Earned second-team All-San Antonio honors... Had 65 tackles as a senior, five for loss, forced one fumble, recovered three others and had one interception... Returned his lone interception for an 87-yard touchdown to earn San Antonio "Play of the Week" accolades... Forced 29 touchbacks on kickoffs and averaged 40 yards per punt... Earned Academic All District and All State honors and graduated Summa Cum Laude... Served on the Churchill High Parliament, a member of the National Honor Society and the Spanish Honor Society... Elected senior class Vice President as a senior.
James Farrimond... Born: Dec. 9, 1992 at San Antonio ... Son of Scott and Ann Farrimond (three sisters)... Cousin, Ashley Gross, played volleyball at Trinity from 2002-06... Economics and Sport Management major with a Business minor... Rice college: Sid Richardson.