Eastern Washington kicker Roldan Alcobendas was named to the preseason Fred Mitchell Award watch list, an honor given to the nation’s top collegiate place-kicker among FCS, NCAA II, III, NAIA and NJCAA football teams.
Alcobendas, a sixth-year, ranks third in school history in kicking points (201). The Camas, Washington, product, has made 20 of his 31 career field-goal attempts and is 141 of 146 on PATs. He also averaged 60 yards a kickoff last season
Alcobendas, whose career long is 48 yards, is also EWU’s punter.
The winner of the award will be announced in December.