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Adam Yates

  • Kicker
  • Sparks Glencoe, MD (Hereford)
  • Ht: 6-2 | Wt: 196
  • 2008 - 2013
  • South Carolina Gamecocks

  • Year: Senior

As a Recruit: Yates was recruited from Hereford (Parkton, MD) class of 2008.


  • Sep 8


    9/8/2012: Adam Yates named SEC Network Scholar Athlete of the Week.

  • Aug 30


    8/30/2012: Adam Yates converted both of his extra point tries and a 20-yard field goal in his first career action as a placekicker at South Carolina.

  • Aug 18


    8/18/2012: Adam Yates kicks a 47-yard FG in South Carolina's third preseason scrimmage.

  • Aug 11


    8/11/2012: Adam Yates will be on scholarship at South Carolina during his senior season.

  • Apr 14

    4/14/2012: Adam Yates converted all three extra points and was 2-for-2 on field goals (36, 51) in the Garnet & Black Spring Game on April 14, 2012.

  • Feb 9


    2/9/2011: Adam Yates named to 2010 SEC Fall Academic Honor Roll


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COLLEGE: 2010: Did not appear in a game... was a member of the 2010 SEC Fall Academic Honor Roll. 2009: Served as the kickoff specialist most of the season... booted 49 of the team's 59 kickoffs... averaged 61.8 yards per kickoff with one touchback... was a member of the 2009 SEC Fall Academic Honor Roll. 2008: Redshirted as a true freshman. HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Hereford High School in Parkton, Md. in 2008... played for coach Steve Turnbaugh. PERSONAL: Adam Yates is pursuing a degree in hotel, restaurnat and tourism management at South Carolina.


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