Palomar Comets Football
KICKER / PUNTER, FRESHMAN, 6-4, 190
Linfield Christian (Temecula) (Class of 2008)
PERSONAL: Full name is Collin Michael Yost.
... Born Feb. 21, 1990 in San Diego. ... Son of Bryan
Yost and Cindy Farrar. ... Has overcome two broken legs
in his athletic career.
SEASON: Finished 4-for-7 on field goals after winning
the starting place-kicking job the eighth week and
also was 15-for-16 on PAT kicks. ... Also averaged 57.1 yards per kickoff with two
touchbacks. ... Averaged 64.5 yards for four kickoffs in
16-0 win over Victor Valley on Sept. 13. ... Averaged
60.3 yards for six kickoffs in 37-17 rout of San Diego
Mesa on Sept. 20. ... Connected on a PAT in the third
overtime and averaged 61.8 yards for four kickoffs as
the Comets defeated College of the Desert 47-41 in four
overtimes in a battle of unbeaten teams on Sept. 27,
handing the Roadrunners their first regular-season loss
since the 2006 season. ... Averaged 56.2 yards per
kickoff for two kickoffs vs. Grossmont on Oct. 4. ...
Kicked field goals of 37 and 27 yards and two PATs and
averaged 56.4 yards for four kickoffs as the Comets
downed Long Beach City College 20-7 on Oct. 25. ...
Kicked a 22-yard field goal and was 2-for-2 on PAT tries
vs. Fullerton on Nov.1. ... Averaged 61.0 yards for five
kickoffs against the Hornets. ... Was 5-for-6 on extra
points on Nov. 8 as the Comets routed Orange Coast 41-14
to finish the regular season. ... Kicked a 19-yard field
goal for Palomar's first three points in a 38-33 victory
over Cerritos in the Golden Empire Bowl on Nov. 22 in
Bakersfield as the Comets concluded an 8-3 season. Was
5-for-5 on PAT attempts in the game and averaged 56.7
yards on seven kickoffs.
SCHOOL FOOTBALL: All-Big Sky League selection in three
sports as a senior in 2007 and a four-year letterman in
football at Linfield Christian. ... Scored 112 points
his senior season for the Lions with seven touchdown receptions, 50-of-53
extra points and four field goals. ... Was a two-way
starter for coach Jim Kemmis at wide receiver and
safety. ... Caught 29 passes for 603 yards including the
seven TDs, including a 70-yard reception against
Army-Navy Academy, when Linfield Christian won 17-14 on
his 35-yard field goal. ... Scored 17 points vs. Newport
Beach Sage Hill with two TD receptions and 5-of-5 PATs.
... Had 38 tackles on defense, including nine vs.
Brentwood in a CIF-Southern Section playoff game.
OTHER HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: All-Big Sky League selection in soccer and
ACADEMICS: Undecided major. ... Carried 2.8
grade-point average in high school.
(Updated Dec. 3, 2008)