Profile Last Updated: 7/23/2013
Website URL: http://www.kicking.com/view.asp?id=krautman
5-9, 165 lbs
Birth Year: 1991
Committed/signed with 'Syracuse University'
Tee Height: Ground
# of Punt Steps:
Holder for FG/PAT?:
Personal comments from Ross-- Kicking
| As a Sophomore I began KICKING OFF THE GROUND and Kickoff with a 1" College Kickoff Tee. I became the 1ST NJ High School Kicker in almost 60 years to kick off the ground my Junior season. The highlights of my Freshman year were coming in 1ST Place in the Kicking.com National Championship Jr. Division and not missing an Extra Point in the 2006 season. Highlights of my Sophomore Year were Breaking the School Record with 9 Field Goals in the 2007 Season -the last one a Game Winner with 2 seconds left against our arch rival in the Thanksgiving Game. I do Strength training all year round at Defranco's Training Systems 3x a week and receive personal training from Joe DeFranco who has trained NFL players from all 32 NFL Teams I also train with Lee McDonald, former All American and Rutgers Kicker and Director of Special Teams Solutions, as well as NY Giants Kicker Lawrence Tynes. My brother Ricky, a former HS All American and Rivals #8 Kicker in 2002,has been a tremendous influence on me both on the field and in the classroom.|
PATM = PAT's made, PATA = PAT's attempted, FGM = FGs made, FGA = FG's attempted, TB = touchbacks, S = Canadian singles
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i20 = inside the 20, FC = number fair caught
Honors received: ALL AMERICAN- Max Emfinger
ALL AMERICAN CSA PREPSTAR
5 Star ***** Ranked #1 KICKER in the U.S.***** Max Emfinger
Selected to the ALL AMERICAN BOWL January 2, 2010.
"TOP PLAYER IN THE NATION at his Position for 2010" Sporting News Today March 4 2009.
Member of the ELITE CLASS of 2010-Lee McDonald Special Teams Solutions
4 STAR **** Highest Rating**** Mike McCabe One On One Kicking
5 STAR *****Kohl's Kicking Highest Rating
TOP 30 RECRUITS IN NJ FOR 2010- Rivals.Com
Recognized by Sporting News Magazine as " 50 High School Juniors To Watch" July 2008
AP ALL STATE as a Sophomore
COUNTY RECORD- 3 Field Goals in 1 Game 10/13/07
SCHOOL RECORD 9 Field Goals in 1 Season 11/23/07
SCHOOL RECORD Longest Field Goal 44 Yards (Off the Ground) 09/25/2009
SCHOOL RECORD Most Career Touchbacks 56
STATE RECORD 81 Consecutive PAT'S 10/23/2009 (Off the Ground)
STATE RECORD Highest Career PAT Percentage in State History
NATIONAL CHAMPION Kicking.com jv division National Championships San Antonio TX Jan 7 2007
JUNIOR-*** KICKING OFF THE GROUND***
***Invited by Invitation Only to the Big Time Football Showcase at Rutgers University televised Nationally by CBS Sports May 8,2008 & May 7, 2009 ***
July 2008- Selected Pre Season 1ST Team All STATE "NJ High School Football Preview Magazine"
July 2008- 1ST PLACE- Field Goal Competition- National Kicking Combine Series Regionals.
August 2008- 1ST PLACE-Field Goal Competition-National Kicking Combine Series Northeast Regionals Semi Finals
August 2008-Pre-Season 1ST Team ALL STATE- Max Preps NJ
October 11, 2008-Special Teams Solutions.Com-Selected HS PLAYER OF THE WEEK
2008/2009/2010 ALL STATE
2008/2009/2010 ALL COUNTY
2008/2009/2010 ALL SUBURBAN
2008/2009/2010 ALL AREA
2008/2009/2010 ALL CONFERENCE
2008/2009/2010 ACADEMIC HONOR ROLL
Dec 13/14 2008- 1ST PLACE Field Goal Competition @ STS 5th Annual College Exposure Camp at Rutgers
May 7 2009 1ST PLACE KICKOFFS @ Bigtime Football Showcase @ Rutgers University
May 17 2009 1ST PLACE Field Goal Competition& Voted MOST OUTSTANDING KICKER @ESPN & KOHLS EASTERN SHOWCASE
SENIOR *****KICKING OFF THE GROUND*****
June 7 2009- 1ST PLACE Field Goal Competition-Syracuse University Kicking Camp
June 10 2009-1ST PLACE Field Goal Competition-Monmouth University Kicking Camp
June 26 2009-1ST PLACE Field Goal Competion & MVP-Rutgers University Kicking Camp.
September 2 2009-1ST Team Pre Season ALL STATE-Max Preps
October 27 2009-Named CSA Prep Star ALL AMERICAN & NATIONAL SCHOLAR ATHLETE of the YEAR ************
December 9 2009- Rated # 1 Kicker in NJ-BIGTIME FOOTBALL AWARDS Empire Theater NYC
TIED SCHOOL RECORD-LONGEST FIELD GOAL 44 YARDS -9/25/09 Off The Ground
2/13/09***** Selected to the 2010 All American Bowl by Max Emfinger****************
2/09 ALL AMERICAN - RATED #1 KICKER in the U.S. by Max Emfinger Recruiting *****5 STAR*****
06/19/2009 OFFER Miami University (Ohio)
07/01/2009 OFFER Syracuse University
April 2010 Selected to the TOP 100 NJ Football Coaches Association
June 2010 Bergen County ALL DECADE TEAM Honorable Mention
Favorite Kicker or Punter: Lawrence Tynes
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Articles about Ross, listed on Kicking.com website
Replacing star punter Rob Long is a complicated priority
When Rob Long graduated from Syracuse University in May, he took with him four years of punting competence ó averaging more than 43 yards per kick for his career...
Orange kicker Ross Krautman keeps focus forward after big freshman season
One position that appears solid for the Orange this season is placekicker, where freshman All-American Ross Krautman returns for his second season
Ramapo High Grad Gets Rookie of the Year Nod at Syracuse
Ramapo High School grad Ross Krautman was awarded the 2010 Rookie Male Athlete of the Year by Syracuse University on Tuesday...
Syracuse University football kicker Ross Krautman makes a splash with national recognition
Syracuse University football kicker Ross Krautman has been named a freshman All-American...
Ramapo Graduate Krautman's Bronx Bound
When Ross Krautman takes to the field in Yankee Stadium Thursday he will not be swinging for the fences. Instead, the Ramapo High School graduate will be aiming for the uprights as the starting kicker for the Syracuse Orange as the team plays the Kansas State Wildcats in the first-ever Pinstripe Bowl...
Freshman kicker close to marks set by Syracuse University great Gary Anderson
Freshman Ross Krautman, from Franklin Lakes, N.J., is one made field goal away from tying a couple of SU records for one season...
Freshman kicker keeps focus, keeps drilling field goals for Syracuse University football team
Rob Long stops to ponder the question for a moment. Whatís the best advice heís given freshman kicker Ross Krautman?...
Battling buddies: Syracuse kickers engage in fierce but friendly competition
Ryan Lichtenstein and Ross Krautman took different roads to the Syracuse University football team...
Krautman signs to kick for Syracuse
Orange remains the favorite color of the Krautman household when it comes to college football. The youngest son of Jeff and Sharon Krautman will be heading to Syracuse University this summer to be a placekicker for the Orangemen...
Krautman Signs With Syracuse
Ramapo High School senior Ross Krautman signed his letter of intent Wednesday morning to play football at Syracuse University...
Ramapo's Krautman Hits the BIGTIME
After years of team practice and individual training, all of Ramapo High School senior Ross Krautman's athletic dreams are being realized...
Krautman is downright accurate for Ramapo
Ross Krautman has a short memory. That's been a major part of his blueprint for excellence as the kicker for Ramapo, and to reach his level, there is no better way to deal with the ups and downs of playing his position...
Ramapo gets a Ďkickí out of Ross Krautman
Ross Krautmanís kickoffs generally are so deep they donít allow the opposition to return them. So imagine the feeling of freedom enjoyed by a Mahwah return man as he fielded the ball during the Sept. 25th game and took off with a rare opportunity for a return...
FOOTBALL SEASON PREVIEW: The Best Kickers and Punters
He is among a rare high school breed who kicks his field goals and extra points off the ground...
Syracuse football picks up commitment from kicker Ross Krautman
Syracuse football fans will like this - after winning a kicking camp a few days ago at Rutgers University, Ross Krautman made a verbal commitment on Wednesday to sign with the Orange in 2010. ...
Combine Seriesí Krautman wins Rutgers kicking competition
If Greg Schiano's goal was to audition a group of kickers under game-like conditions, he couldn't have scripted it better. With the temperature on the turf hitting the "oppressive" level, and with crowd noise filtering through the sound system, two of the region's top kickers squared off...
Krautman outkicks the competition
In the end, Ross Krautman (Franklin Lakes, N.J. / Ramapo) held them all off and proved to be the camp's top kicker with a consistent and strong performance from beginning to end...
Even for nation's top punters, kickers, scholarships are scarce
Ross Krautman and Jonathan Ginsburgh are two of the top players in the nation at their positions for the class of 2010...
Great Performances by Ross,
listed on Kicking.com website
kicked the game-winning FG as time expired in 37-34 victory, 10/8/2011 [read more]
kicked four field goals, including the 27-yard game-winner in OT, 9/24/2011 [read more]
No camp performances included...
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