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Pressley Harvin III
Pressley  Harvin III
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Alcolu, S.C.

High School:
Sumter

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 240

Position:
P


01/08/2018

Football Writers Tab Harvin III as Freshman All-American

Georgia Tech football’s punter led all true freshmen nationally with 44.1-yard average

12/11/2017

Harvin III Named True Freshman All-American by ESPN

Punter is Georgia Tech football's third honoree in the last four seasons

11/27/2017

Four Yellow Jackets Honored by ACC

Benson, Braun and Harvin III represent Georgia Tech football on all-ACC teams; Devine named honorable mention

11/02/2017

Inside The Chart: Small Town, Big Leg

Meet Georgia Tech football's freshman punter Pressley Harvin III, who has quickly made good on his advanced billing

10/30/2017

Harvin Added to Ray Guy Award Watch List

Georgia Tech football’s rookie punter leads all true freshmen nationally in punting average

High School: Rated as a three-star prospect by ESPN, 247Sports and Rivals … Ranked as the No. 2 punter in the Class of 2017 by Kohl’s Kicking Camps … Nation’s No. 4-ranked punter according to ESPN and 247Sports … Two-time all-state honoree … Selected to play in Blue-Grey All-America Game and Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas … Averaged 42.5 yards per punt with a long of 72 as a senior … Led the state in punting average as a junior and senior … Helped lead Sumter to four-straight district championships (2013-16), back-to-back regional championships (2015-16) and a state runner-up finish (2014) … Coached by Mark Barnes … Also earned four letters in track and field and helped lead Sumter to three-straight regional championships as a thrower … Four-time academic letterwinner ... Graduated with a 3.8 grade point average.

Personal: Full name is Pressley Harvin III ... Born Sept. 17, 1998 ... Son of Pressley and Adrienne Harvin ... Oldest of two siblings ... Began playing football at age seven ... An accomplished musician that plays multiple instruments and participated in region band two times, holding down first chair on both occasions ... Majoring in mechanical engineering ... Aspires to work in the auto industry.



CAREER HIGHS
Punt Attempts: 9, twice - last at Virginia, Nov. 4, 2017
Highest Punt Avg. (min. 2 att.): 51.5 yards vs. Wake Forest, Oct. 21, 2017
Longest Punt: 62 yards at No. 11/10 Miami, Oct. 14, 2017
50+ Yard Punts: 5 at No. 7 Clemson, Oct. 28, 2017
Punts Downed Inside 20: 4, twice - last at Virginia, Nov. 4, 2017