BEVERLY, Mass. – Endicott senior kicker Nick DiCairano (Trumbull, Conn.) has been selected to play in the National Bowl College All-Star Game, presented by SPIRAL / East Preps LLC. DiCairano, who was only one of two kickers selected to play in the National Bowl, will showcase his talents in this year's game on Sunday, December 8 at Daytona Beach Stadium in Daytona Beach, Florida.
The National Bowl is an annual postseason college football all-star game which consists of the top senior student-athletes who have earned All-America or All-Conference honors from non-D1/FBS/FCS schools. Additionally, the National Bowl consistently attracts 12-15 NFL and/or CFL scouts and all 32 NFL teams receive and review the National Bowl game film.
Notable alumni at DiCairano's position who have played in the National Bowl include Andrew Franks (Miami Dolphins, 2015-16, led team in points both seasons) and Brent Wahle (Cleveland Browns, invitation to 2016 Rookie Camp).
DICAIRANO'S 2019 SEASON
DiCairano put together another stellar year for the Gulls as the senior placekicker paced the Commonwealth Coast Football (CCC Football) conference in field goals made (13), field goal attempts (19), longest field goal made (47 yards), PATs made (57), PAT% (100%), and points (96). He also ranked second in the league in PAT attempts (57) and third in field goal percentage (68%).
Meanwhile, among all NCAA Division III kickers, DiCairano currently ranks No. 11 in field goals made per game (1.18, leads conference), No. 30 in total points scored, No. 35 in field goal percentage, No. 42 in scoring (8.7), and No. 165 in points responsible for.
(Photo Credit - Nick Grace '20)