Ryan Succop Named AFC Special Teams Player of the Month
Ryan Succop is one of our local heroes. He has become a shining star in football not only for Hickory, NC but for NFL and his team the Tennesee Titans. Ryan has 45 successful field goals inside the 50 under his belt which puts him right behind the all-time record of 46 by Matt Bryant of the Falcons. Ryan was a four-time all-conference and two-time all-state selection at Hickory (N.C.) High School, was a three-time conference Special Teams Player of the Year, converted 12 of 14 field goals and all 42 of his PATs for 78 points while averaging 41 yards per punt and had 98.0 percent of his kickoffs go for touchbacks as a senior and was a three-time all-state selection in soccer with 104 career goals.