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High School snapping news

Skinner Wins Chris Rubio Award for Top High School Snapper

Quinten Skinner, a senior from Georgia, was selected as the top high school long snapper this weekend in Las Vegas by the selection committee for the Chris Rubio Award.  The committee includes current and former professional long snappers.  I am … Continue reading

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Shadley Selected Rubio Long Snapper Award Winner

Oscar Shadley, a Virginia Tech commit, was recently selected as the top high school long snapper by the selection committee for the Chris Rubio Award.  The committee includes current and former professional long snappers.  I am also one of the … Continue reading

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Two HS Snappers from 2019 Class Earn Full Scholarships

Two high school long snappers from the 2019 class have just received full scholarship offers.  Quentin Skinner from Georgia has an offer from LSU and Simon Samarzich from California picked up an offer from Fresno State. Both snappers trained with … Continue reading

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Fletcher Wins Chris Rubio Award

High school senior Thomas Fletcher won the Chris Rubio Award in Las Vegas last night as the best high school long snapper.  Fletcher will attend Alabama next season and beat out two other senior snappers, Kyle Gibbs who will attend … Continue reading

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Long Snapper the Secret to Alabama’s Success?

Alabama has been one of the most successful college football programs in the country and perhaps their recent tradition of scholarship long snappers may be a key element to their success.  Sam Borden of The New York Times suggests as … Continue reading

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Den Bleyker Wins High School Long Snapper Award

Johnny Den Bleyker, a high school senior long snapper from California, won the Chris Rubio Long Snapper of the Year Award as the best high school snapper.  Den Bleyker received the award last night at a ceremony in Las Vegas … Continue reading

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Finalists Announced for Rubio Long Snapper of the Year Award

Recently, the three finalists for the Chris Rubio Long Snapper of the Year Award were announced.  One winner will be selected in Las Vegas on January 15, 2016. This year, the three finalists are Johnny Den Bleyker (Class of 2016), … Continue reading

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