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James Farrimond
James  Farrimond

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
San Antonio

High School:
Churchill

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 220

Position:
K/P

Birthdate:
12/09/1992

Experience:
2L


04/27/2016

Farrimond, Pollard and Williams Named to Hampshire Honor Society

2016 honorees

04/12/2016

C-USA Leading 243 Rice Athletes Named to Commissioner's Honor Roll

2,684 student-athletes were named to the Honor Roll

04/10/2016

Turner Named Football MVP

Football holds annual banquet.

02/21/2016

Rice Athletics Honors Scholar-Athletes

88 Student-Athletes were honored.

12/17/2015

Phil Steele Honors Reue, Lyons and Farrimond

2015 All C-USA squad

11/26/2015

Senior Carry Off 2015

11/09/2014

UTSA Highlights

11/02/2014

FIU Highlights

09/28/2014

Rice-USM Highlights

09/28/2014

Southern Miss recap

11/26/2015

Senior Carry Off 2015

A tradition continues as the seniors concluded their final practice at Rice Stadium by being carried from the field.

11/14/2015

Rice vs. Southern Miss (Homecoming 2015)

Owls fall to Golden Eagles on Homecoming.

09/22/2015

Rice 38, North Texas 24

Rice won its C-USA opener at North Texas on September 19

08/15/2015

Training Camp '15 First Scrimmage

Rice held its first scrimmage of Training Camp '15 on August 15

12/24/2014

2014 Hawai'i Bowl

Rice defeated Fresno State 30-6 in the 2014 Hawai'i Bowl

Rice
Former walk-on punter who took over the starting role in 2013 and enters his senior year primed for postseson honors... Starts season on both the Ray Guy and CFPA watch lists... Academic All-Conference USA selection in 2014 and on the Wuerffel Trophy Watch List in 2015 for his community work...Three-time member of C-USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll.

2014
Ray Guy Award candidate in 2014 who handled kicking duties for six games as well... Had three punts of better than 50 yards vs. UTEP and had a career-high 13 punts of 50 yards or better in 2014... Made his debut as a kicker in the Southern Miss game, knocking through both attempts as well as all five PATs... Converted all 25 PAT attempts and 8-11 field goal attempts... Averaged 48.2 on five punts in the opener at Notre Dame, including a career-best effort of 67 yards.

2013
Placed three of four punts vs. Marshall inside the 10 while averaging a season-best 49.2... Averaged 44.5 on a pair of late punts with Tulane trailing just 17-13 to hold off the Green Wave's final challenge... Last effort was downed at Tulane 3 with just 2:13 left... 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.

2012
Back-up to Chris Boswell who made his debut on special teams vs. Houston and attempted his first career PAT vs. Air Force.

2011
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.

Personal
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 major with a Business minor... Rice College: Sid Richardson.

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