Fleet Top Punter in Latest NCAA Statistics

Sept. 26, 2000

Mike Fleet (Wheaton, Md./Good Counsel High) leads the nation (NCAA Division III) in punting with a 45.4-yard average.

Fleet, a 5-foot-9, 170-pound junior, began the year with a 49.8-yard average on four punts at John Carroll University, including a career-long 63-yard boot. He has punted 14 times in 2000. Sean Lipscomb of the University of Redlands is second, averaging 44.3 yards.

Fleet averaged 37.6 yards last year and was named honorable mention All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference. He averaged 36.4 yards as a freshman.