Derek

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#35

Placekicker/Punter
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 175
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Las Vegas, Nev.
High School: Bishop Gorman

Bio

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2018:
• Appeared in all 11 games as a placekicker and punter.
• Finished the year second on the team in scoring with 50 points, hitting six of nine field goals and 32 of 33 extra points.
• Also averaged 35.6 yards on 39 punts.
• His .970 extra point percentage was the 10th-best single season mark in school history.
• Ranked second in the Patriot League in extra point percentage, fourth in scoring and field goals made and eighth in punting.
• Scored seven points against Yale, including a game-winning 45-yard field goal in overtime.
• His field goal to beat Yale received a Crusader Award as Holy Cross’ top Moment of the Year.
• Named the Patriot League Special Teams Player of the Week following the Yale game.
• Scored a season-high 10 points at Lafayette, hitting both of his field goal attempts and four of five extra points.
• Made all eight of his extra point attempts during the win over Lehigh, to place second on the Holy Cross single-game list for extra points made.
• Made 27 straight extra points from Sept. 1-Nov. 3, tying for the 10th longest streak in school history.

HIGH SCHOOL:
• Played for head coach Kenny Sanchez at Bishop Gorman High School in Las Vegas, Nev.
• Named first team All-Southwest Region as a senior, after being a second team selection in his sophomore and junior years.
• Earned first team All-State and Academic All-State honors in 2017.
• Helped team to three straight state championships.
• Team finished the 2015 and 2016 seasons ranked No. 1 in the nation.
• Made 16 of 21 field goals and 230 of 242 extra points during his high school career.
• Recorded 139 career touchbacks on 330 kickoffs.

PERSONAL:
• Son of Anthony and Amy Ng.
• Both parents played volleyball at the University of California-Davis
• Has one sister, Lynsey, who played soccer at Iowa State University.
• Majoring in Sociology.

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Football vs. Yale Video Recap (9/15/2018)