Max Duffy Earns Ray Guy Award Weekly Honors
Kentucky senior punter Max Duffy has been named to the Ray Guy Award’s Ray’s 4 honor list for week nine, the Augusta Sports Council and the Ray Guy Award announced Monday. The Punter of the Week will be announced on Tuesday, Nov. 3.
Fans can visit the Ray Guy Award Instagram and Twitter (@RayGuyAward) to find the voting link for who they think should become the Punter of the Week this week.
Duffy had an excellent day on Saturday vs. No. 5 Georgia. Punting mostly from the middle of the field, he averaged 42.5 yards, with no return yardage, and landed punts on the 14-, 8-, and 9-yard lines.
The 2019 Ray Guy Award winner has been an absolute weapon for the Cats in his career. He is averaging 46.3 on 137 career punts, which is the highest career average in program history.
Duffy is currently tied for fourth in the Southeastern Conference and ranks sixth nationally in punting, averaging 46.2 yards per punt. UK ranks ninth nationally in net punting at 44.0. This is Duffy’s second Ray’s 4 honor of the season, earning one after his performance vs. Ole Miss on Oct. 5.
After a bye week, Kentucky (2-4) returns to Kroger Field on Saturday, Nov. 14 to face Vanderbilt (0-4). Game time is noon ET on the SEC Network (TV) and the UK Sports Network (radio). Visit ukathletics.com for ticket information.