Thursday March 26, 2009
ATHENS, Ga. --- Junior college kicker Brandon Bogotay has signed a letter of
intent with the University of Georgia football team according to an
announcement Thursday by Bulldog head coach Mark Richt.
Bogotay, a native of San Diego, Calif., competed as a freshman at Grossmont
College (El Cajon, Calif.) in 2008 and was named to the Southern
Conference¹s All-Conference First Team. He finished 15-of-23 on field goals,
including a long kick of 52 yards, and was listed at the No. 3 spot on the
California Community College Athletic Association¹s list for most points
scored kicking last season with 72.
³We¹re excited to have Brandon joining our 2009 signing class and look
forward to him competing on our kickoff, field goal, and extra point teams,²
Bogotay, who did not play football while attending Patrick Henry High
School, was named his junior college conference¹s Special Teams/All-Purpose
Player of the Week on Oct. 13, 2008, after connecting on all four of his
field goal attempts as well as all three extra points.
The addition of Bogotay gives the Bulldogs 20 signees who are already
enrolled at Georgia or who will be arriving in the summer to join their