Updated July 9, 2009
2008: First-Team All-MVFC...Averaged 43.3 yards per punt, the fourth-best single-season punting average in school history...Had eight punts of more than 50 yards...Landed 13 punts inside the opponent's 20 yardline.
2007: First-team all-conference and honorable mention Sports Network All-American...Earned first-team academic all-conference honors...Led the league in punting with a 45.8 average, the second-best seasonal average in league history...His 83-yard punt against UMass matched the longest punt in school history and was second-longest in Division I last year...Averaged 57.0 yards per punt in playoffs vs. Delaware...Dropped 10 inside opposing teams' 20...Had 11 punts of 50 or more yards.
2006: Named to the league's all-newcomer team...Dropped 15 of his kicks inside the 20-yard line...Did not have a punt blocked all year...Ranked fourth in the conference in punting.
High School: Named second-team all-state by the IHSCA as a senior...Punted 39 times for a 42.6 avg...Also made 7-of-11 field goals with a long of 42...61 percent of his kickoffs resulted in touchbacks...A three-sport athlete, who was all-conference in football, basketball and baseball...Posted a 3.89 GPA and was named academic all-conference.
Worth Knowing: Born on March 22, 1988 in DuPage County, Ill....Son of Steve and Karen Ravanesi, who both graduated from SIU in 1981...Father is a civil engineer, mother is a dental hygienist...Majoring in management.
|Thursday, Aug 28|
|Football||Carbondale, Ill.||7:00 PM|
|Saturday, Sept 6|
|Football||Charleston, Ill.||6:00 PM|
|Saturday, Sept 13|
|Football||Carbondale, Ill.||6:00 PM|
|Saturday, Sept 20|
|Football||West Lafayette, Ind.||TBA|