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Danny Baugher
Danny Baugher


Phoenix, Ariz.

High School:
Mountain Pointe

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 195




Arizona: 2L... Enters the 2004 year with a full season as the starter behind him... Averaged 42.6 yards per punt to finish fifth in the Pac-10 and 30th nationally... UA rated 59th with a 35.6-yard net punting average... Arizona's starting punter for much of the 2002 season... Punted in 11 games as a true freshman last season and had a career-best 56-yard punt in the UCLA game... Punted 38 times for 1,434 yards, an average of 37.7 yards per punt... Downed five punts inside the 20-yard line, with only two touchbacks... Had one punt blocked... Had two punts for 73 yards (36.5 average) in the Arizona State game... Punted three times for 97 yards (32.3 average) in the California game... Punted five times for 212 yards for a 42.4-yard average versus UCLA... Punted three times for 124 yards (41.3 average) at Oregon State... Punted four times for 143 yards (35.8 average) against Washington State... Had three punts for 114 yards (38.0 average) at Stanford... Punted four times for 144 yards (36.0 average) at Washington... Punted a career-high eight times for 288 yards, a 36.0-yard average, versus Oregon... Punted four times for 150 yards (37.5 average) in the North Texas game... Punted one time for 42 yards at Wisconsin... Made his collegiate debut in the Utah game and punted one time for 47 yards... Recruited as a kicking blue-blood, with the idea that he would compete for the punting role immediately... Also proficient as a placekicker...2002 Mary Roby Academic Achievement Award recipient.

High School: Mountain Pointe High School, Phoenix, Ariz., 2002... Baugher was a USA Today All-USA Football selection who averaged 44.9 yards per punt with a long kick of 68 yards on 28 punts... Also kicked 23 PATs and five field goals, and led his team as a running back with 591 yards and six TDs (plus one defensive score as an OLB)... PrepStar All-America selection as the No. 1 All-West punter/kicker... SuperPrep All-Farwest as the No. 19 prospect in Arizona... Best punter award at `99 Ben Agajanian kicking camp... Two-star pick by Set school record with 96-yard touchdown run... Had 102 tackles, three interceptions and 4.5 sacks over three years to score most defensive points on team... Had a 96-yard run from scrimmage, plus earned all-region linebacker honors... Reported four-second hang time, plus directional and pooch skills... All-city and region honors as punter, linebacker and RB... Scholar-Athlete Award for a 4.0 grade point average... Tacoma News Tribune Western 100... Also lettered in track three years and basketball one year... Football team captain senior year.

Baugher's Career Stats

Year	Punts	Yards	Avg.	Long   I20
2002	38	1,434	37.7	56     5
2003    76      3,238   42.6    62    12
Total  114      4,672   40.9    62    17