Gerry McGroarty

 Gerry McGroarty, 6-2, 180, K, 4.8 (electronic), Bishop Hoban, Wilkes- Barre, Pennsylvania         

Offers and interest

Interest from Michigan, Penn State, Boston College, Illinois, Syracuse, Notre Dame, Ohio State and Maryland


Michigan, Penn State, Boston College, Illinois, Syracuse, Notre Dame, Ohio State, Maryland, Temple, Florida, Miami, Rutgers, Georgia, Georgia Tech, Michigan State, Florida State, Pittsburgh, Virginia Tech, Virginia, Tennessee, Texas, Texas Tech, Texas A&M, Nebraska, USC


"I played wide receiver a few times. I am basically concentrating on kicking. In the one game that I played at wide out I had 105 yards in two receptions. My three receptions as a WR for the year were 59, 47 and 36 yards. On those plays I was running fly patterns and just beat the defense.

My stats from a combine I went to were: 10 yard dash 1.5; 20 yards shuttle 4,28;  60 yards shuttle 12.03; bench press 230; standing broad jump of 9 fee1 inch. I am also a swimmer. I was an all state swimmer as a freshmen and three time all state.

 I am getting 3.7 to 4.2 seconds in hang time on my punt. I'll average about 50-55 yards in the air. I kicked 85 per cent of my kickoffs into the end zone. Many of them I kicked out of the end zone in the air.

This year I'll be working on kicking off the dirt (in high school kickers kick off of tees, in college they kick off the dirt) I know how to do it, it is just something that I am working on to perfect."


Gerry will be a full qualifier. He is noted for having a great work ethic.

"I'll do things over and over until I get it right. Kicking is something that I like to do and something that I just want to do right."

"I'll definitely be going to a few camps but I am unsure of which ones at this time."

Last Season Honors

Associated press and Pennsylvania Football News First Team All State, All local newspapers and Coach's Dream Teams. Super 33 Team. Killer Bees Downtown Athletic Club Scholastic Athlete of the year, 3 year All State Swimmer.

Last Season's Statistics

2002 SEASON- Eleven field goals with a long of 53 years and none shorter than 32 yards. One hundred per cent on extra point tries (15 of 15)..  Gerry put 85% of his kick offs into the end zone with many of them going out of the end zone in the air. Punts for a 50-55 yard average in the air.

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