1. Rider Ulloa

    Rider Ulloa

    Height: 6" 0' | Weight: 180lbs

    Class of 2023 | TX

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    Kohl's Comments

    Ulloa recently competed at the Kohl's Texas Showcase in May of 2022. He had a solid performance at the vent and showed us good progression since his last event and it was rewarded with a 4 star rating. He hit multiple 60+ yard kickoffs and was able to hit come clean field goals during the day. Ulloa competed at the National Training Center in October 2021. He competed as a kicker and graded out at the 3.5-star level. His best kickoff was over 60 yards and does need to continue to work on his hang-time. He is a coordinated young specialist with nice upside to develop in the years to come.

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    Athlete Bio

    As a freshman, I played freshman football at Industrial during the 2019 season. My outstanding performance led me to being promoted to the varsity team as they entered the playoffs. I went 6 for 6 in my first varsity football game for the Cobras.

    As a sophomore, I became the varsity kicker and started every game. Throughout the season, I connected on 62 of 66 extra points and 3 of 4 field goals. In the area finals, I hit a 34-yard game winning field goal with 8 seconds left to give the Cobras a 45-42 Victory, sending the Cobras to the Texas state regional semifinals.

    Now as a junior, throughout the season I connected on 56 of 58 extra points, 3 of 3 on <29-yard FG's, 4 of 4 on 31–39-yard FG's, and 2 of 3 on 40–49-yard FG's. With 3 of my field goals and/or extra points, I was able to help the Cobras pull a victory in 3 of this year's games.

    In the off season, I work with former Texas A&M kicker and kicking coach, Terry Derrick, which helped in dramatically improving my accuracy and leg strength. I have also transitioned from a 2" tee in my sophomore year to a 1" tee my junior year, in preparation for kicking off the ground my senior year. My longest field goal made this year was from 46 yards out, and my lone miss was on a 48-yard attempt that was pushed just wide right.

    I understand the importance of education and its role in my future. I currently have a GPA of 3.4 and I am taking college courses to get ahead on my continued education beyond high school.

    Awards & Honors

    • 2020 Special Teams - All District as a sophomore
    • 2021 1st Team Kicker - All District as a junior
    • 2020 Special Teams Player of the game - Industrial vs Orange Grove

    Academics

    • GPA: 3.4

    Ranking Camp Results

    MAY 7, 2022 TEXAS SPRING SHOWCASE CAMP

    December 11, 2021 Texas Winter Showcase

    Training Camp Results

    DateCamp
    06/19/2021Houston, TX - 1 Day Training Camp

    Kickoffs

    Distance: 62.00 yards – Hang time: 3.45
    Distance: 62.00 yards – Hang time: 3.34
    Distance: 58.00 yards – Hang time: 3.27
    Average Distance: 60.67 yards  |  Average Hang Time: 3.35 seconds

    Punts

    Distance: 20.00 yards – Hang time: 2.96
    Distance: 14.00 yards – Hang time: 3.38
    Distance: 11.00 yards – Hang time: 4.00
    Average Distance: 15.00 yards  |  Average Hang Time: 3.45 seconds

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