Redshirt sophomore who is the only scholarship kicker on the roster this spring... expected to battle Michael Almond for the starting punter duties but could also factor in for the kickoff chores.
2016: Redshirt freshman who served as a backup to senior punter Sean Kelly... did not see any game action.
2015: Redshirted as a true freshman... missed some practice time due to a back ailment.
HIGH SCHOOL: Local product who graduated from A.C. Flora High School in Columbia in 2015... handled the kickoff, punting and placekicking duties as a prep... helped the Falcons and coach Reggie Shaw to a 13-2 record and a spot in the state AAA semifinals as a senior... considered a three-star prospect by Rivals and Scout... regarded as a three-star prospect, the 20-best player in the state and the second-best punter in the country by 247Sports... ESPN ranks him as a three-star prospect, the 21st-best player in the state and the 15th-best kicker in the country.
PERSONAL: Joseph Charlton was born April 7, 1997... is undecided on his major field of study.