Andrew Ritter
Andrew Ritter

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Jackson, Miss.

High School:
Jackson Academy

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 216

Position:
K

Experience:
4L


05/13/2014

Ole Miss Football Spring Review

Rebels Prepare For 2014 Season

05/13/2014

Six More Rebels Headed To NFL Camps

Ten Rebels Are Joining NFL Camps As Rookies This Summer

04/29/2014

Three Rebels Make NFF Hampshire Honor Society

Tyler Campbell, Chris Conley, Andrew Ritter

04/05/2014

Shackelford Receives 2014 Chucky Mullins Courage Award

First Ever Two-Time Winner Of The Prestigious Honor

03/03/2014

NFL Scouts Flock To Oxford For Ole Miss Pro Day

Current, Former Rebels Perform In Front Of League Reps

09/14/2013

Scott, Rebels Roll Over Texas 44-23

Senior running back Jeff Scott ran for a career-high 164 yards and had a 73-yard punt return for a touchdown here Saturday night as Ole Miss scored 30 unanswered points to run past Texas 44-23 in front of the third largest crowd at DKR Stadium (101, 474). With the win, the Rebels improved to 3-0 for the first time since 1989.

2013: Phil Steele Midseason All-SEC third team ... Played in every game as the team's field goal kicker and kickoff specialist ... 3rd in the SEC and 39th nationally with 1.23 FGs/game ... Tied for first among SEC kickers in FGs made (7) and attempted (10) from 40+ yards ... Ranked 9th among SEC kickers with a 6.9 scoring average ... Earned fourth letter ... at Vanderbilt (8/29/13): After a redshirt year, returned to the field and made his first career field goal (30 yards), going 1-for-3 on FGs, 4-for-4 on PATs and had four touchbacks on seven kickoffs ... Named honorable mention Specialist Performer of the Week by CFPA ... vs. Southeast Missouri (9/7/13): Connected on a 37-yard FG and produced touchbacks on all six of his kickoffs ... at Texas (9/14/13): Hit a career-best 52-yard FG and was 5-of-6 on PATs ... Also four touchbacks on seven kickoffs ... at #1 Alabama (9/28/13): Had one touchback on two kickoffs ... at Auburn (10/5/13): Made a career-high three FGs (42, 44, 22) and had three touchbacks on six kickoffs ... vs. #9 Texas A&M (10/12/13): Connected on a 42-yard FG and had four touchbacks on seven kickoffs ... vs. #6 LSU (10/19/13): Connected on 2 of 3 field goals, including the game-winning 41-yarder with 2 seconds left ... Added one touchback on six kickoffs ... Named honorable mention Specialist Performer of the Week by CFPA ... vs. Idaho (10/26/13): Made his only FG attempt (a 50-yarder) and notched eight touchbacks on 10 kickoffs ... Named honorable mention Specialist Performer of the Week by CFPA ... vs. Arkansas (11/9/13): Converted 2 of 2 FGs, including a 42-yarder, while notching touchbacks on 5 of 7 kickoffs ... vs. Troy (11/16/13): Made his only FG attempt (19 yards) and had seven touchbacks on nine kickoffs ... vs. #8 Missouri (11/23/13): Was 1 of 3 on FGs with a make from 30 and misses from 23 (blocked) and 61 ... at Mississippi State (11/28/13): Made 1 of 2 FGs, making from 22 and getting blocked on a 27-yard try ... Kicked off three times with two touchbacks ... Music City Bowl vs. Georgia Tech (12/30/13): Made 1 of 3 FGs (good from 29 yards) and 2 of 3 PATs ... Listed on the CFPA Special Teams Trophy preseason watch list ... 2012: Did not see action and was redshirted ... On the preseason watch list for top specialist (College Football Performance Awards) ... 2011: Served as the Rebels' kickoff specialist in all 12 games ... Totaled 12 touchbacks for the third straight season ... Earned third letter ... vs. BYU (9/3): Two of his four kickoffs went for touchbacks ... vs. Southern Illinois (9/10): Averaged 67.4 yards on seven kickoffs, with three touchbacks, and made a tackle ... at Vanderbilt (9/17): Kicked off twice with a 71.0 yard average ... vs. Georgia (9/24): Kicked off twice with a 66.5 yard average ... at Fresno State (10/1): Averaged 68.7 yards on seven kickoffs, with two touchbacks ... Also had one solo tackle ... vs. Alabama (10/15): Averaged 67.5 yards on two kickoffs ... vs. Arkansas (10/22): Averaged 69.8 yards on five kickoffs, with two touchbacks ... Also assisted on one tackle ... at Auburn (10/29): Averaged 64.2 yards on four kickoffs ... at Kentucky (11/5): Averaged 66.2 yards on four kickoffs, with one touchback ... vs. Louisiana Tech (11/12): Averaged 66.5 yards on two kickoffs, with one touchback ... vs. LSU (11/19): Averaged 70.0 yards on two kickoffs, with one touchback ... at Mississippi State (11/26): Averaged 61.0 yards on two kickoffs ... Spring 2011: Averaged 67.7 yards on three kickoffs in the Grove Bowl and was 1-for-2 on field goals, connecting from 23 yards and missing from 44, while nailing both PATs ... 2010: Played in 11 of 12 games as the kickoff specialist ... Ranked fourth in the SEC in touchbacks with 12 ... Averaged 63.8 yards on 61 kickoffs ... Handled 61 of the Rebels' 70 kickoffs ... Earned second letter ... vs. Jacksonville State (9/4): Had two touchbacks out of seven kickoffs ... at Tulane (9/11): One touchback on six kickoffs and made one tackle ... vs. Vanderbilt (9/18): All three kickoffs resulted in touchbacks ... vs. Fresno State (9/25): Kicked off 10 times, with three touchbacks and assisted on a tackle ... vs. Kentucky (10/2): Had two touchbacks on seven kickoffs ... at Alabama (10/16): Kicked off three times ... at Arkansas (10/23): Posted one touchback on five kickoffs ... vs. Auburn (10/30): Kicked off five times and made a tackle ... vs. Louisiana-Lafayette (11/6): Kicked off nine times with a 62.1 average per kick ... at Tennessee (11/13): Kicked off twice for an average of 57.0 yards per kick ... at LSU (11/20): Kicked off four times for a 46.8 yard average per kick ... 2009: Saw action in all 13 games and was responsible for the team's kickoff duties ... Averaged 65.3 yards per kickoff including 12 touchbacks and only one kick out-of-bounds ... Helped Ole Miss rank fifth in the SEC in kickoff coverage with a net of 43.1-yard average per kick ... Earned first letter ... at Memphis (9/6): Recorded three touchbacks on eight kickoffs ... vs. Southeastern La. (9/19): Posted two touchbacks on seven kickoffs ... vs. UAB (10/17): Posted three touchbacks on seven kickoffs ... vs. Arkansas (10/24): Tallied one touchback on seven kickoffs. ... vs. Tennessee (11/14): Posted one touchback on seven kickoffs ... Cotton Bowl vs. Texas Tech (1/2): Posted one touchback on three kickoffs ... HIGH SCHOOL: A first team All-State pick by The Clarion-Ledger and the Mississippi Private School Association ... Rated the No. 11 kicker in the nation by ESPN, No. 13 by Scout.com and No. 15 by Rivals.com ... Connected on 8-of-14 FG attempts with a long of 58 and four makes of over 50 yards as a senior ... Also averaged 41.5 yards per kick as a punter and 50 of his 51 kickoffs went for touchbacks ... A SuperPrep All-Region selection ... Rated the No. 31 player in Mississippi by SuperPrep ... Coached in high school by Joey Hawkins ... PERSONAL: Son of George and Betsy Ritter ... Full name is Andrew Walters Ritter ... Born: April 24, 1991 ... Graduated in December 2012 with a bachelor's degree in managerial finance and is pursuing an MBA ... Made Chancellor's Honor Roll for Fall 2012 and Spring 2013, Dean's Honor Roll for Fall 2009, Spring 2010 and Spring 2012 and U.M.A.A. Honor Roll for Fall 2010 and Fall 2011 ... Named to SEC Academic Honor Roll in 2009-10, 2010-11, 2011-12, 2012-13 and 2013-14.

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