Some Facts About Shaun Suisham (Pre-NFL)
For those who might be interested in learning more about "Sweet Cheeks"...here's a look into his early, pre-NFL days of football.
As His High School's MVP Kicker:
- Suisham graduated from Wallaceburg District Secondary School as that school's 1999 conference offensive MVP
As His College's All Time Leading Score:
- In 1998, Suisham kicked two field goals (from 58 and 27 yards) and helped Wallaceburg win the league championship for the first time since 1968.
- As their starting kicker, Suisham remains the Bowling Green Falcons all-time leading scorer of with 361 points.
- He broke records with 45 career field goals and 31 touchbacks.
And Possibly Worth Noting:
- Suisham would become 2003's Bowling Green's special teams MVP and 2004's Second-Team All-MAC
- Suisham graduated from Bowling Green in 2005 with a degree in exercise science (As an NFL kicker, that would seem like a useful degree to me!)
- In spite of missing the entirety of his freshman season due to due a preseason injury, and after going undrafted, picked up and dumped by one team after another...as one can see...Shaun still managed to leave a big impression.
- I, for one, feel lucky to have him.