Navy Player Profile: Bennett Moehring, #16

Bennett Moehring, Navy senior kicker
Bennett Moehring, Navy senior kicker (image: NavySports.com)

Position: K
Class: Senior
Height: 5’9″
Weight: 175
Hometown: Bentonville, Ark.
High School: Bentonville High School
Major: Quantitative Economics
Parents: Barry and Cindy Moehring
Family: brother Hayden is a sophomore kicker for Navy (currently rehabbing from hip surgery)
Received offers from: Army, Missouri, Tulane, Massachusetts
Letters Earned in High School: Football (3); Soccer (4)

High School Honors:

  • All-State (Ark.) Kicker, twice
  • All-Conference Kicker
  • Ranked #1 Kicker in the country for the class of 2015 by Chris Sailer Kicking
  • Ranked #8 Kicker in the country for the class of 2015 by Kohls Kicking
  • Member of the Chris Sailer Top 12
  • All-State (Ark.) Center Back in Soccer, four times
  • All-Conference Center Back in Soccer
  • Arkansas Outstanding Defenseman of the Year in Soccer
  • National Honors Society

Freshman Year (2015) Highlights

  • No varsity play

Sophomore Year (2016) Highlights:

  • Set school record by making 65 (of 68) PATs
  • Scored 89 points on 65 PATs and eight FGs (third most by a kicker in school history)
  • Averaged 57.5 yards on 87 kickoffs
  • Made 9 PATs against both SMU and East Carolina (tied for third most in school history)
  • Named the AAC Special Teams Player of the Week after 3-for-3 in FGs and 5 PATs against Houston

Junior Year (2017) Highlights:

  • Scored 66 points on the season, making eight of 15 FGs and 42 of 43 PATs
  • Named AAC Special Teams Player of the Week after making two FGs in the three-point win against Air Force

2018 Stats (through the first three games):

  • Has four FG’s on four attempts, with his long being 45 yards
  • Has made 12 of 12 PATs
  • Named AAC Special Teams Player of the Week after making 3-of-3 FGs against Lehigh
  • Became the career made-PATs leader at Navy during the Memphis game

Chloe Stowe

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