Vanderbilt vs. Austin Peay. Photos by John Russell (9/19/15)
Academic Honors 2014 Fall SEC Academic Honor Roll 2013-2014 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll
2014 Openshaw saw action in 11 games, serving as the team's primary placekicker in his redshirt freshmen season... Made 72.7 percent of field goals, converting 8-of-11... Was 6-of-6 on field goals inside 40 yards... Last two conversions came from 48 and 46 yards... Made all 21 PATs on the season... Also served as team's primary kickoff specialist during last two months of season.
2013 Openshaw did not see action as a true freshman... Displayed excellent leg strength and accuracy as a placekicker.
High School Ranked among nation's top kicking specialists by several services... Started three years as kicker.. Became team's kicker as sophomore, adding punting duties as a senior... Became school's first player to earn First Team 6A All-State from writers after making five FGs and 45.6-yard punting average as senior... Also named All-District as senior... Was 16-of-22 on field goals as junior, including team record 56-yarder, as team advanced to second round of state playoffs.
Personal Thomas Reilly Openshaw... Majoring in Engineering Science... Son of Mark Openshaw and Susanne Openshaw... Born Sept. 30, 1994... Has three younger sisters: Colleen, Tara and Claire... Dad works as a construction manager; mom is retired from the U.S. Navy... Mom was a gymnast at U.S. Naval Academy... High academic achiever... Active in youth activities at hometown church... Enjoys golf.
Career Highs Field Goals Attempted: 4, at Ole Miss, 9/26/2015 Field Goals Made: 3, at Ole Miss, 9/26/2015 Longest Field Goal: 49 yards, vs. Western Kentucky, 9/3/2015 Single-game Average: 66.0 yards, vs. Austin Peay, 9/19/2015 Longest Punt: 78 yards, vs. Missouri, 10/24/2015