ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
37 - David Mothander
David Mothander
Height: 6-3
Weight: 190
Year: Jr.
Hometown: San Juan Capistrano, Calif.
High School: Phillips Exeter Acad. (N.H.)
Position: K
Major: Economics
House Affiliation: Mather

At Harvard:
2012: First team All-Ivy League at place kicker ... Set a single-seasonr ecord for extra points with 52. 

2011: Major H recipient ... Was 48-for-50 on extra point placements and 6-for-8 on field goals with a long of 42 ... Connected on field goals of 42 and 26 yards in a 41-31 win at Cornell ... Ran for a touchdown on a fake field goal in a win at Yale ... Ivy League Special Teams Player of the Week in a win over Yale after converting two field goals and four PATs.

2010: Earned the place kicking duties and ranked among the Ivy League's leaders in scoring ... Converted 9-of-15 field goals and 34-of-35 extra points ... Had a 43-yarder at Dartmouth ... Averaged 63.1 yards per kickoff with five touchbacks on 50 kickoffs ... Made both of his field goal attempts and all four extra point tries in the season opener against Holy Cross and was named the Ivy League co-Rookie of the Week on 9/20 ... Kicked a 38-yard field goal against Lehigh ... Ivy League Honor Roll and College Football Performance Awards National Placekicker of the Week on 11/1 ... Was perfect on kick placements at Dartmouth, going 3-for-3 on field goals. He converted a season-long 43-yard field goal in the first quarter and later added kicks of 27 and 35 yards. He also had a touchback on a kickoff ... Major H award winner.

High School:
Lettered in football, soccer and baseball at St. Margaret's Episcopal School (Calif.) and Phillips Exeter Academy (Mass.) … Senior captain in all three sports in final year at St. Margaret’s … 2008 east Valley Division Player of the Year … Maxpreps first team All-America and all-state … Earned all-league status as a soccer goalie and a baseball pitcher … Three-time league champion with 43-0 record … 2008 state champion … Led the nation in PATs in 2008 with 99 … School led the state in points with 743 … NEPSAC championship at Exeter in 2009 and earned all-league honors … Headmaster’s Honors … Brother, Eric, attends Harvard Law School.