Alexander Kinal
Alexander Kinal

RS Junior

Adelaide, South Australia

High School:
St. Peter's

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 205



Political Science


Wake Forest Falls to ULM 17-10

Brandon Chubb tallied 18 tackles in the loss


VIDEO: Tuesday Press Conference

Head coach Dave Clawson and four players met the media on Tuesday morning


Commodores Beat Deacs 23-21 on Last-Minute FG

Vanderbilt kicked the game-winning field goal with 39 seconds remaining


Wake Forest Runs Past Army 25-11

Senior Josh Harris runs for 96 yards and a pair of scores


Three Deacons Earn All-ACC Honors

Michael Campanaro and Nikita Whitlock each earn second team accolades


Weekly Press Conference - Alexander Kinal


Interview with punter Alex Kinal

Interview with Wake Forest punter Alex Kinal


Wake Forest vs. ULM - Sept. 14, 2013

Wake Forest vs. ULM - Sept. 14, 2013


Football Practice - Aug. 3, 2013

The Demon Deacons took to the field for the second practice of fall camp


AP Photos: Wake Forest at No. 5 Florida State

AP Photos: Wake Forest at No. 5 Florida State


Wake Forest football at North Carolina, 2011

Wake Forest football at North Carolina, 2011

2013 (Sophomore)
Served as the team's punter in all 12 games on the season ... Punted 86 times for 3,436 yards on the year, an average of 40.0 yards per punt ... Pinned opponents inside the 20-yard line 23 times ... 34 of his 86 punts resulted in a fair catch ... Had seven punts over 50 yards ... Booted a 54-yard punt at Boston College (Sept. 6) and finished the night with seven punts for an average of 44.1 yards ... Downed three punts inside the 20, including one at the 2-yard line, vs. ULM (Sept. 14) ... Had 10 punts at Clemson (Sept. 28) for an average of 40.2 yards and two inside the 20 ... Averaged 42.0 yards per punt and downed a pair of kicks inside the 20 in the win over Maryland (Oct. 19) ... Punted five times for an average of 40.6 yards and downing one inside the 20 at No. 7 Miami (Oct. 26) ... Punted a season-high 12 times, including a 53-yarder, for an average of 41.2 per punt and had eight fair catchs and four kicks inside the 20 at Syracuse (Nov. 2) ... Had nine punts and downed three inside the 20 vs. No. 3 Florida State (Nov. 9) ... Had a season-long 59-yard punt at Vanderbilt (Nov. 30).

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.

High School
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".