2012 (Redshirt Freshman)
Served as the team's punter in all 12 games on the season ... Named honorable mention All-ACC by the coaches ... Punted an ACC-record 95 times for 3,867 yards and an average of 40.7 per punt ... Ranked fourth in the ACC in punting average ... Set a school record with 28 punts inside the 20-yard line ... Tied the school single-game record twice with five punts inside the 20 vs. Liberty (Sept. 1) and vs. North Carolina (Sept. 8) ... Had at least one punt downed inside the 20 in every game ... Had 13 punts of 50 yards or greater ... Had a 61-yard punt vs. Clemson (Oct. 25) that was the second-longest punt in the ACC in 2012 ... Made his collegiate debut in the season opener vs. Liberty and punted eight times for an average of 36.0 ... Had five punts downed inside the 20 against the Flames ... Averaged 42.9 yards on seven punts vs. North Carolina ... Also had five punts downed inside the 20 against the Tar Heels ... Punted 13 times at Florida State (Sept. 15) to tie the school's single-game record ... Averaged almost 43 yards on four punts vs. Duke (Sept. 29) ... Had three punts downed inside the 20 and averaged nearly 45 yards on 10 punts at Virginia (Oct. 20) ... Punted 10 times for an average of 41.9 yards and booted a career-long 61-yarder vs. Clemson ... Pinned two of his five punts inside the 20 vs. Boston College (Nov. 3) ... Punted 12 times and had two punts downed inside the 20 at NC State (Nov. 10) ... Had 10 punts at Notre Dame (Nov. 17), tying the ACC record for punts in a season ... Had five punts, two of which were downed inside the 20, vs. Vanderbilt (Nov. 24) ... Made his first career tackle, a solo stop, against the Commodores.
2011 (True Freshman)
Redshirted the season ... Listed on the depth chart as the team's backup punter throughout the season.
A 2007 graduate of St. Peter's College in Adelaide, Australia ... Played Australian Rules Football for the Walkerville Junior Football Club, winning premierships four years in a row ... Represented state of South Australia at the Under-16 and Under-18 levels ... Frequently led his league in number of goals kicked ... Coached at Walkerville JFC by Peter Franklin.
Majoring in political science with a minor in Russian and East European studies ... Son of Zenon and Tania Kinal ... Born May 31, 1990 ... Last name is pronounced "KIN-uhl".