High school kickers and punters to watch

Manny Berz; Citrus Hill; 5-9; 170; So.; Made 11 of 11 field goals as a freshman.

Blake Cusick; Monrovia; 6-1; 150; Sr.; Has powerful foot.


Ethan Erickson; Palisades; 6-0; 170; Sr.; Best in the City Section.

Garrett Erickson; Camarillo; 5-11; 160; Sr.; Made 10 of 13 field goals.

Jerry Fitschen; Orange Lutheran; 6-0; 175; Jr.; Soccer goalie is improving rapidly.

John Heflin; Redlands East Valley; 6-3; 210; Jr.; Has booming leg.

Blake Johnson; Los Alamitos; 6-1; 190; Sr.; Punter committed to Arkansas.

Ben Kreitenberg; Chaminade; 5-9; 160; Sr.; Makes clutch kicks.

Cole Ramey; Arroyo Grande; 6-0; 175; Sr.; Made 11 of 15 field goals.

Kevin Robledo; Westlake; 6-1; 160; Sr; Preseason All-American candidate.


Asa Fuller; Servite; 6-1; 180; So.; Making steady progress.

Blake Maimone; Oaks Christian; 6-7; 215; Sr.; Gets lots of hang time on punts.

Joseph Rodriguez; North Torrance; 5-10; 165; Jr.; Has strong leg.

Fidel Romo; Riverside Banning; 6-2; 180; Jr.; Averaged more than 44 yards a punt.

Coming Tuesday: A look at the region's top high school defensive linemen.