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#39 Aidan Swanson

Position:
P/PK
Height:
6-3
Weight:
180
Class:
Fr.
Hometown:
Tampa, Fla.
High School:
IMG Academy
BIO

Entered bowl season having punted twice and kicked off four times over three games while redshirting.

2019: Entered bowl season having punted twice and having kicked off four times with two touchbacks over three games while redshirting… made collegiate debut vs. Charlotte, recording two touchbacks on two kickoffs and a 30-yard punt … dropped a 28-yard punt inside the 20-yard line vs. Florida State.

Before Clemson: Left-footed punter who ranked as the third-best punter in the nation by PrepStar and Rivals.com … ranked as the fourth-best punter by 247Sports and 16th-best punter by ESPN.com … handled kickoffs for IMG Academy in 2018 and had 29 touchbacks on 46 kickoffs (63 percent) … opponents averaged just 19.6 yards per kickoff return … averaged 42.3 yards per punt in 2018 and 46.0 in 2017 … had a 49-yard touchdown pass out of punt formation for IMG in 2017 … opponents averaged just 2.5 yards per punt return in 2018 … played two years at IMG Academy and two years at Jesuit High School in Tampa … punted for a 13-1 team that reached the state semifinals at Jesuit in 2015 … Jesuit was 12-1 in 2016 … was 54-80 on touchbacks at Jesuit in 2016 … had eight touchbacks in a game twice … As a sophomore, was a first-team All-Tampa Bay and All-Hillsborough County selection and a second-team 5A all-state honoree by the Associated Press … was also competed in track and field … was the Hillsborough County district champion for high jump and a State Championship finalist … Head Coach at Jesuit Tampa was Matt Thompson and Special Teams Coach was Tom Feely … played at IMG Academy for Kevin Wright … primary Clemson recruiters were Tony Elliott and Danny Pearman … committed to Clemson on March 5, 2018 … enrolled at Clemson in January 2019.

Personal: Born July 20, 2000 … his mother, Gena, is a Clemson graduate … majoring in pre-business.