BUFFALO, NY – University at Buffalo punter and kicker Peter Fardon has been named to National Football Foundation Hampshire Honor Society - comprised of college football players from all divisions of play who each maintained a cumulative 3.2 GPA or better throughout their college career.
Fardon, a communication major with a 3.3 cumulative grade point average, was a four-year letterwinner for the Bulls. He ranks seventh in school history in career punts (138), sixth in punt yardage (5,081) and sixth in punt average (36.9). He had 43 career punts downed inside the 20-yard line.
As a senior in 2011, Fardon split time between punter and kicker and connected on five field goals.
A total of 721 players from 232 schools qualified for membership in the society's sixth year, marking this year's class as the largest since the program's creation in 2007.
Buffalo's Hamsphire Honor Society Members
2008 – Jamey Richard
2009 – Drew Willy
2012 – Peter Fardon