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#13 Grant Amick
Position: Kicker
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 208
Year: Senior
Hometown: Wilmette, Ill.
High School: New Trier Township
Major: Finance
Experience: 3 Letters
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Junior (2015): Saw action in all 11 games ... Connected on 12-of-13 PAT kicks on the year ... Was a perfect 5-for-5 on field goal attempts ... Made a season-best 50-yard field goal at Valparaiso ... Was 2-for-2 on field goal attempts against Campbell, making kicks from 37 and 40 yards ... Was 1-for-1 on field goal attempts in the final two games of the season against Ave Maria and Davidson ... Connected from 44 yards out against Ave Maria and 39 yard out against Davidson ... Kicked off 51 times for 3005 yards (58.9 avg.) ... Had 18 kickoffs go for touchbacks ... Had a seaosn-high five touchbacks against Ave Maria and had four touchbacks at Valparaiso.

Sophomore (2014): Saw action in all 12 games, 11 as a starter, primarily handling kickoff duties ... Averaged 55.4 yards on 51 kickoffs during the year with seven going for touchbacks ... Filled in as the punter at San Diego after James LaGamma went down with an injury and averaged 39.7 yards on seven punts with a long of 45 yards ... Was three-of-seven on the year on field goal attempts with a long of 48 yards to set a school record ... Connected on 13-of-19 PAT kicks on the year ... Was credited with three tackles ... Ran in a two-point conversion in the win over Marist ... Was named PFL Special Teams Player of the Week for his performance against Warner in the season opener ... Hit two of three FG attempts in that game ... Was named to the 2014 PFL Academic Honor Roll.

Freshman (2013): Saw action in five varsity games, starting four, and one JV game ... Was credited with 18 kickoffs, averaging 53.4 yards per kick ... Was credited with one touchback and had one kickoff out of bounds.

High School: Was a four-year letter winner on both the football and baseball teams at New Trier Township HS ... Played linebacker and running back in addition to serving as the kicker and punter ... Was a pitcher and third baseman on the baseball team ... Also played basketball for two years and played club soccer ... Helped team to conference titles in baseball and basketball as a freshman and baseball, basketball and football as a sophomore ... Helped his club soccer team to a league title in 2011, earning a berth in the state tournament ... Was the Nike Field Goal Winner and Event Champion in 2012 (Chris Sailer Kicking) ... Was also the Eastern Showcase Champion in 2012 (Kohl's Kicking) ... Was a 5-Star Kicker with a National Ranking of 27 by Jamie Kohl Top 45 Kicking Prospect, Kohl's ESPN National Ranking and Chris Sailer Kicking ... Was a National Punting Champion for Class of 2013 ... Was a Chris Sailer Kicking Top Kicker in America Qualifier and one of only nine sophomores in the nation to be invited to Kohl's Underclassman Challenge in Orlando in 2011 ... Was ranked by Prep Baseball Report as the Top Illinois Prospect.

Personal: Full name is Grant Michael Amick ... Was born on November 8, 1994, in Evanston, Ill. ... Is the son of Debbie and Dennis Amick ... Has one brother, Brett (29), and one sister, Ashley (32) ... His cousin, Mädchen Amick, is an actress with multiple TV and movie credits, including the series "Twin Peaks" as well as movies "Sleepwakers" and "Trapped in Paradise" ... His father played college football at the University of Iowa ... His brother played football and lacrosse at Carleton College ... His sister competed on the crew team at Georgetown and went on to medical school at the University of Michigan ... Chose Stetson over Colorado, Baylor, SMU, Georgetown, Iowa and Minnesota ... Is a Finance major.

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