Welsh Names Placekicker
Aug. 31, 1998
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – University of Virginia football coach George Welsh has announced that Todd Braverman will handle the field goal and extra point kicking duties Thursday night when the Cavaliers open their season against Auburn.
Braverman, a red-shirt sophomore from Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., joined the Virginia program as a walk-on in 1996. He has yet to appear in a game for the Cavaliers. He kicked a 37-yard field goal in UVas 1998 spring game.
Last week Welsh announced that Donnie Scott would handle the punting responsibilities. Scott, a junior from Rockville, Md., transferred to UVa from Catholic University in 1996. He played one year of basketball at Catholic. He has never played in a football game at Virginia.