Stories tagged: Austin Rehkow
Tue., Aug. 29, 2017, 6:15 p.m.
Austin Rehkow stops by Idaho Vandals football practice
Austin Rehkow, Idaho’s four-year kicker and punter from Veradale who was waived by the Buffalo Bills on Aug. 20, made an appearance at the Vandals practice Tuesday.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 14, 2017, 6:41 p.m.
Former GSL, IEL standouts in training camps looking for a spot on NFL rosters
Five players from the Greater Spokane League and Inland Empire League are in NFL training camps working toward the goal of sustaining an NFL career. They are: Central Valley’s Austin …
Wed., June 28, 2017, 8:47 p.m.
Central Valley’s Ryan Rehkow excited for final all-star game before heading to London
Ryan Rehkow is a servant first, athlete second. He could be the poster child of what is best about Latter-day Saints student-athletes and more.
UPDATED: Sat., April 29, 2017, 11:01 p.m.
Former Idaho punter Austin Rehkow signs as free agent with Buffalo Bills
Former University of Idaho punter Austin Rehkow signed with the Buffalo Bills on Saturday.
Wed., April 26, 2017, 6 a.m.
Getting drafted would be a kick but Idaho’s Austin Rehkow won’t be watching
Austin Rehkow doesn’t plan on tuning into a moment of NFL draft coverage this weekend. He won’t be glued to his phone for updates, either.
Wed., Feb. 15, 2017, 11:47 p.m.
Idaho punter/placekicker Austin Rehkow invited to NFL combine
Idaho punter and placekicker Austin Rehkow was among 330 prospects invited to the NFL Combine March 1-4 in Indianapolis.
Wed., Dec. 21, 2016, 4:52 p.m.
Heading into Potato Bowl, Vandals have embraced role as underdogs all season
Being an underdog is nothing new to the University of Idaho football team. For the Vandals to find themselves 13
Sat., Dec. 3, 2016, 11:37 p.m.
Idaho caps regular season with eighth win; bowl destination comes Sunday
This was a moment to savor. Matt Linehan knew it, so he hopped on the trainer’s table and danced.
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 2:11 a.m.
Vandals kicker Austin Rehkow works to make family proud
Three letters are inscribed on the orange band that Austin Rehkow never takes off his left wrist. Three letters, nothing more.
Thu., Oct. 13, 2016, 9:57 p.m.
Vandals kicker Austin Rehkow snares player-of-week award
Senior kicker Austin Rehkow, a Central Valley High School graduate, was named the Sun Belt Conference special teams player of the week after his four field goals helped the visiting …
Sat., Oct. 8, 2016, 10:51 p.m.
Austin Rehkow’s last-second field goal lifts Idaho to victory over Louisiana-Monroe
Austin Rehkow’s fourth field goal, a 27-yarder as time expired, lifted Idaho to a 34-31 win over Louisiana-Monroe on Saturday night.
Wed., Dec. 9, 2015, 8:59 p.m.
Area roundup: Idaho Vandals women fall to Texas Tech
Japreece Dean tossed in a game-high 23 points and Ivonne Cook-Taylor added a double-double with 20 points and 12 rebounds to power the Texas Tech Red Raiders (6-1) to a …
Sun., Jan. 25, 2015
Give and Take: Tweets of the week
@moneylynch (Marshawn Lynch) I feel embarrassed to work for a particular organization that fined a teammate of mine for shaking my hand after a touchdown. @rehkow5 (Austin Rehkow) Let’s not …
Fri., Dec. 12, 2014
Oregon QB Marcus Mariota big winner at awards show; Vandals’ Austin Rehkow denied
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – Marcus Mariota put up nearly flawless numbers this season in leading Oregon to a spot in the first College Football Playoff. At the College Football …
Thu., Dec. 11, 2014
Idaho’s Austin Rehkow, Josh McCain honored by Sun Belt
NCAA punting leader Austin Rehkow and receiver Josh McCain were Idaho’s representatives on the All-Sun Belt Conference first team announced Wednesday. Senior center Mike Marboe earned second-team honors, while freshman …
Wed., July 23, 2014
Sun Belt football coaches pick Idaho to finish 10th
The University of Idaho football team didn’t get much love from Sun Belt Conference coaches, but senior center Mike Marboe and sophomore punter Austin Rehkow (Central Valley) earned first-team preseason …
Thu., May 8, 2014
Rehkow looks forward to kicking off second season at UI
Austin Rehkow made a successful transition from viral video sensation to Idaho Vandal last fall. As a high school senior at Central Valley, Rehkow burst into the national spotlight after …
Fri., Dec. 13, 2013
Rehkow named to first team
College football: Idaho freshman punter Austin Rehkow, Washington State safety Deone Bucannon and Washington running back Bishop Sankey were named 2013 Walter Camp Football Foundation All-Americans on Thursday. Rehkow earned …
Sat., June 1, 2013
Rehkow’s kick highlights year
Looking back at the 2012-13 high school sports season reveals more than a few exceptional moments. But the one that most stands out lasted just a scant few seconds, but …
Wed., Feb. 27, 2013
Bears set to run
With seven seniors on his team that finished runner-up at the State 4A boys basketball tournament last year, Central Valley coach Rick Sloan knew there would be work to do …
Thu., Feb. 7, 2013
CV kicker Rehkow commits to Idaho
Until Central Valley senior Austin Rehkow launched the record-setting 67-yard field goal last fall, recruiting interest was lukewarm at best. Then the video of the kick went viral and interest …
Wed., Jan. 16, 2013
Bears claw past Titans
No matter the sport, Austin Rehkow finds a way to perform in clutch situations. His latest installment took place at the Arena when he made 11 straight free throws in …
Wed., Jan. 9, 2013
Unbeaten Bears stifle Saxons
A.J. Knudsen isn’t so much making up for lost time as he’s making the most of his time. The Central Valley junior guard missed four games with a concussion. He …
Tue., Oct. 23, 2012
Former GSL record holder uses hands instead of feet
Randy Jones wasn’t a fly-by-night placekicker in the Greater Spokane League back in the mid 1990s. In fact, he was one in a long line of highly successful kickers who …
Sat., Oct. 20, 2012
Rehkow’s 67-yard kick still has legs the next day
The Shadle Park students had congregated near the south end zone at Joe Albi Stadium, poised to rush the field in seconds after their Highlanders upset the Central Valley Bears. …
Sat., Oct. 20, 2012
67: Longest field goal in history of Washington prep football turns Austin Rehkow into overnight sensation
Austin Rehkow has caught a glimmer of his future after kicking his way to fame Thursday night. Following three restless hours of sleep, the Central Valley High School senior awoke …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 19, 2012, 9:55 a.m.
67-yard field goal makes Austin Rehkow a sensation
Austin Rehkow is an overnight sensation. He’s on ESPN. The Today Show came calling. His name was served up with breakfast on Friday morning across the football-loving world. The Central …
Sun., Feb. 5, 2012
Central Valley boys claim 12th consecutive win
The Central Valley boys basketball team has at least eight players capable of scoring in double figures in any game. A pair of Bears had career-high offensive efforts Saturday afternoon …
Wed., Jan. 11, 2012
Central Valley hands University 56-50 loss
For the third time in the last four games, a 4A Greater Spokane League boys basketball team has knocked off 3A University, the preseason favorite to win the league championship. …
Wed., Dec. 14, 2011
CV boys roar back to edge Ferris
Defense and execution late propelled the Central Valley boys basketball team past visiting Ferris 44-42 in a Greater Spokane League game Tuesday. Central Valley (2-2 overall, 2-1 league) came out …