Take a look at the 2012 Preseason Herbalife 24 Chris Rubio Award Long Snapper Watch List!
A Watch List of 15 Long Snappers will be announced each year before the high school football season begins. The players on the Watch List were selected based on statistics from the 2011 season and 2012 season expectations. The eventual winner does NOT have to be on the Watch List to win the awards.
Herbalife 24 Chris Rubio Award Long Snapper Watch List: (In Alphabetical Order):
Nate Adams, 2014 (Greenway HS – AZ)
Athletic Long Snapper with a solid rotation and good speed.
Reed Buce, 2013 (Mountain Ridge HS – AZ)
Extremely solid and strong Long Snapper with tight, crisp ball.
Matt Cota, 2013 (Eagle HS – ID)
Very smooth Long Snapper with tremendous form and potential.
Chase Dominguez, 2013 (Orange Lutheran HS – CA)
Very long athlete that might just be the most consistent Long Snapper in the country.
Tucker Etheridge, 2013 (Blessed Trinity HS – GA)
Excellent Long Snapper with tight rotation and quick hands.
Mike Lizanich, 2013 (Pinnacle HS – AZ)
Very technical and precise Long Snapper that is committed to Tulane on full scholarship.
Alan Lucy, 2014 (Dinwiddie HS – VA)
Long Snapper that uses his body as well anyone in the country. Lots of power.
Cole Mazza, 2013 (Liberty HS – CA)
Dominant Long Snapper that has four full scholarship offers (UCLA, WSU, Utah and Alabama). He has committed to play for the national champion Crimson Tide.
Gabriel Miller, 2013 (Penn HS – IN)
Incredible Long Snapper with tremendous speed that is committed to Nebraska on full scholarship.
Austin Orr, 2013 (Cathedral HS – IN)
Thick, strong Long Snapper with great accuracy and consistency.
Zach Smith, 2013 (Menlo HS – CA)
Athletic Long Snapper that houses great speed.
Scott Sypniewski, 2013 (Ottawa Marquette HS – IL)
Extremely smooth and accurate Long Snapper that is committed to Michigan on full scholarship.
Brendan Turelli, 2013 (Arcadia HS – AZ)
Very thick lefty with incredible rotation and speed.
Adam Vaught, 2014 (Blacksburg HS – VA)
Massive Long Snapper that is smooth as anyone and very accurate.
Casey Wilson, 2014 (St. Pius X HS – GA)
Methodical and smooth Long Snapper that makes it all look easy.
The Herbalife 24 Chris Rubio Award recognizes the top high school Long Snapper of the Year.
Semi-Finalists will be announced in mid November. The 3 Finalists will be announced in late November. The Winner will be announced in December at the Awards Ceremony in Los Angeles, CA.