Awards and Honors
Honorable Mention All-Big 12 (2014)
Academic All-Big 12 Second Team (2013)
Honorable Mention All-Big 12 … ranked 36th nationally in field goal percentage (78.6), connecting on 11-of-14 field goals, the third-best single-season percentage in school history … led the team in scoring with 68 points, making all 35 PATs … had his streak of 11-straight field goals made end vs. Kansas, tying for the longest streak of consecutive made field goals in school history … named Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week vs. Iowa after drilling the game-winning 42-yard field goal in the closing seconds … also hit a career-long 47-yarder vs. Iowa … made both of his field goal tries vs. Oklahoma State … named the Lou Groza Star of the Week after scoring 13 points (3-3 FG; 4-4 PAT) vs. Toledo … enters junior season with the best field goal percentage in school history (75.0 percent; 24-32 FG) … his 24 career field goals made ranks eighth on ISU’s career list … is 19-of-21 on field goals inside of 40 yards.
Second Team Academic All-Big 12 selection … had an outstanding freshman season, drilling 13-of-18 field goals (72.2 pct.) and 33-of-34 PATs (97.0 pct.) … his 13 field goals made ties for eighth on ISU's single-season chart ... was 13-of-14 on field goals 41 yards or shorter … was 10-of-13 in field goal attempts (76.9 pct.) in Big 12 play … was 3-of-3 on field goals vs. Texas, connecting on a 41-yarder … made his final three field goals at West Virginia to help ISU in its come-from-behind win … also made all five PATs vs. West Virginia for a career-best 14 points … made both field goal attempts and all four PATs in ISU’s win over Kansas … made field goals from 40 yards vs. Tulsa and West Virginia.
Redshirted initial collegiate season.
Ranked as 10th-best prospect in Iowa in the class of 2012 by Rivals.com … four-year letterwinner for the Ankeny Hawks and coach Jerry Pezzetti … 2011 Class 4A first-team All-State selection by the Des Moines Register and the Iowa Newspaper Association … first-team All-CIML and All-CIML Central Conference selection at kicker … 2011 Jamie Kohl Kicking Camp second-team All-American … as a senior, converted 11-of-14 field goal attempts with a long of 47 yards … made 48-of-51 PATs … 64 of his 73 kickoffs in 2011 went for touchbacks … in 2010, earned honorable mention all-conference honors … as a junior, converted 8-of-13 field goals with a long of 40 … made 40-of-43 extra point tries … 36 touchbacks in 2010 … second-team All-Conference recipient as a sophomore … converted five-of-nine field goal tries with a long of 42 yards … hit 40-of-45 extra point attempts … hit 25 kickoffs for touchbacks … played five games at kicker for the Hawks as a freshman … made both field goal attempts with a long of 41 yards … hit all 19 extra point tries as freshman.
Born Nov. 16, 1993 … son of Jackie and Kyle Netten ... advertising major.