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94 - John Powers
John Powers
Birth Date: 09/22/1990
Height: 5-11
Weight: 175
Year: RFr.
Hometown: West Point, Ga.
High School: Spring School (AL)
Position: Kicker
Pre-BSC
Played for coach Mitchell Hamilton at Springwood School in Lanett, Ala. ... also played soccer and ran track for the Wildcats... 2008 Best Special Teams Player... holds record for longest in-game field goal (42 yards) and longest in-practice field goal (58 yards)... holds record for longest kick-off (85 yards)... selected All-State in soccer and won the “Golden Boot Award” as the team’s highest scorer.

Personal
Born on Sept. 22, 1990... son of Robert and Malinda Powers... has two brothers, Charlie and Bo... great-grandfather was Woodrow “Breezy” Beaird, who attended BSC from 1932-35... Beaird lettered in football, basketball, and baseball for the Panthers, and was called “one of the best all-round athletes on campus” by a period yearbook... undeclared major.