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Ohio State Football: Cameron Johnston named to Ray Guy Award Watch List


There are a lot of talented players on this Ohio State Buckeyes football team this season, but some of them may not get the recognition they deserve, like the special teams players, for example.

Well as the watch list for the Ray Guy Award was recently announced, that changed as Ohio State punter Cameron Johnston was one of the names on the coveted list.

Here’s a look at the entire list for the Ray Guy Award, recognizing the best punter in the country for a given year.

Wil Baumann, N.C. State
Riley Dixon, Syracuse
James Farrimond, Rice
Tom Hackett, Utah
Thomas Hibbard, North Carolina
Taylor Hudson, Vanderbilt
A.J. Hughes, Virginia Tech
Sam Irwin-Hill, Arkansas
Cameron Johnston, Ohio State
Drew Kaser, Texas A&M
Sean Kelley, Florida Atlantic
Cole Leininger, California
Justin Manton, ULM
Anthony Melchiori, Kent State
Will Monday, Duke
Peter Mortell, Minnesota
Hunter Mullins, UAB
Nick O’Toole, West Virginia
Trevor Pardula, Kansas
Zach Paul, Akron
Austin Rehkow, Idaho
Spencer Roth, Baylor
Mike Sadler, Michigan State
Garrett Swanson, Fresno State
Tyler Williams, Marshall

Congratulations are definitely in order for Johnston being named to this list, as he will undoubtedly be an unsung hero in a few games this season as Ohio State makes their run toward the National Championship.

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