2018 (Sophomore): Did not see game action on WCU's special teams though was in competition for spot all season ... Eligible for a redshirt.
2017 (Freshman): Saw action in four games on the season, making his collegiate debut in the season-opener at Hawai'i (Sept. 2) ... Attempted two field goals on the season, both coming at Hawai'i ... Added 16 total kickoffs on the season, averaging 52.9 yards per kick with one touchback ... Kicked off a career-high seven times against Mercer (Nov. 11) ... Named to the 2017-18 Southern Conference Academic Honor Roll.
Prior to Western Carolina: Committed to the WCU football program as a preferred walk-on ... Handled placekicking and punting duties as a prep ... Participated in the Hammer Kicking Academy Top 40.
Personal: Is the son of Amy and Joel Poinsette.