24-member class includes seven from the state of New York
Seawolves advance to second round and will play at Montana State
Payton Award candidate headlines 12 all-conference selections
Seawolves looking for seven straight victory
Drilled two 40-plus field goals in 41-10 win over Gardner-Webb
Stony Brook vs. Army - AP Photos - 09/29/12
2012:Made 51 of 52 PATs and 12 of 16 field goals ... punted 38 times for 1,478 yards (38.9 avg.) ... 316 career points is 20th all-time in FCS history ... Stony Brook's second all-time leading scorer ... first team All-Big South ... connected on a 38-yard field goal at Montana State (12/1) ... hit two field goals and a punt of 57 yards vs. Villanova (11/24) ... 6 PATs, a 42-yd FG and put a punt inside the 20 vs. VMI (11/3) ... connected on eight extra points at Presbyterian (10/27) ...Big South Special Teams Player of the Week after two field goals, including a career-long of 48, and five PATs vs. Gardner-Webb (10/20) ... punted three times for 106 yards and hit three PATs at Coastal Carolina (10/13) ... made all seven PATs and punted three times for 77 yards (25.7 avg) vs. Charleston Southern (10/6) ...Big South Special Teams Player of the Week after three field goals (27, 44, 25) and two PATs at Army (9/29) ... hit a 41-yard and 34-yard field goal vs. Colgate (9/22) ... punted eight times for 343 yards, including a long of 53, (42.9 avg) at Syracuse (9/15) ... set a Big South record with 11 PATs vs. Pace (9/8).
2011: Made 60 of 62 extra points and 11 of 15 field goals ... first-team All-Big South ... most PATs in a season in Big South history ... third on the team in scoring ... made two field goals and three PATs at Sam Houston State (12/3) ... connected on a field goal and four PATs vs. Albany (11/26) ... made five PATs and two field goals vs. Liberty (11/19) ... tied a Big South record with 10 PATs at Gardner-Webb (11/12) ... connected on six PATs and kicked off eight times, including one touchback, at Charleston Southern (11/5) ... made all six PATs, punted twice for 50 yards and kicked off seven times for 337 yards (48.1) vs. Coastal Carolina (10/29) ... converted all six PATs and kicked off seven times for 400 yards (57.1 avg) at VMI (10/22) ... made four PATs and kicked off five times for 288 yards (57.6) vs. St. Anselm (10/15) ... converted all 6 extra points and kicked-off six times for 344 yards (57.3 avg) vs. Presbyterian (10/8) ...Big South Special Teams Player of the Week vs. Lafayette (9/24) ... connected on all three field goals, including a career-best 46-yarder, and made all four PATs ... became school's all-time leader in points among kickers vs. Leopards ... hit only extra point try and punted six times at Buffalo (9/10) ...3 of 3 on extra points and 1 of 2 of FGs at UTEP (9/3) ... also punted seven times against Miners ... preseason All-Big South by Phil Steele's College Football Review.
2010: Made 44 of 46 PATs and 7 of 12 field goals ... had 40 kickoffs ... made four PATs at Liberty (11/20) ... Career-high 7 PATs and two field goals vs. Gardner-Webb (11/13) ... 5 PATs against Presbyterian (11/6) and Charleston Southern (10/30) ... five PATs and a field goal at Coastal Carolina (10/23) ... connected on all three PATs, but missed a field goal at Lafayette (10/16) ... drilled two FGs and three PATs against VMI (10/9) ... 44-yard field goal against Keydets is a new career-high ... kicked three extra points vs. UMass (9/25) ... had three extra points and a field goal at Brown (9/18) ... 4 of 4 on extra points and a field goal against American International (9/11) ... 2 of 2 on extra points at South Florida (9/4) ... preseason All-American by College Sporting News ... named to Fred Mitchell Award watchlist (top FCS, Division II, Division III and NAIA kicker) ... preseason third team All-American by Phil Steele's College Football Review.
2009: Went 15 of 17 on field goals and 26 of 30 on extra points ... led the team in scoring with 71 points ... had 24 kickoffs ... Big South Special Teams Player of the Week (9/14) after going 3-for-3 on kicks at Colgate (9/12) ... drilled a 43-yard field goal at UMass (9/26) ... named one of the College Sporting News' National All-Stars for going 4-for-4 on extra points and hitting four field goals against Presbyterian (10/3) ... four field goals and 16 points set school records against Blue Hose ... also named Big South Co-Special Teams Player of the Week that week ... did not miss an extra point in the final three games of the season.
High School: A 2008 graduate of Armwood High School ... lettered all four years in football as a kicker ... averaged 42.3 yards per punt as a senior ... hit on four of seven field goals ... helped his team to a 13-1 record and top-10 ranking in the state ... also lettered in soccer and tennis.
Personal: Wesley Skiffington ... born February 9, 1990 in Brandon, Florida ... son of Bill and Phyllis Skiffington.