49  Billy Malashevich
Billy Malashevich
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Hurricane, W.Va.

High School:
Hurricane

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 190

Position:
Kicker

1999 Depth Chart: Comes into the fall as the starting place kicker ... was 16-of-23 on field goal attempts in 1998 ... ... booted a 37-yard field goal with no time remaining to defeat South Carolina 24-21 ... converted a 22-yard field goal with 1:10 remaining to provide Marshall with a 26-23 win over Eastern Michigan ... was 5-for-9 on field goal attempts in 1997 ... was also 52-for-58 on extra point attempts ... converted his final three field goal attempts of the season including two in the MAC Championship Game and one in the Ford Motor City Bowl ... sat out the 1996 season as a transfer from Delaware State ... was the starting kicker and punter for the Hornets in 1995 ... converted 3-of-5 field goals and averaged 36 yards per punt ... Prior to Marshall ... graduate of Hurricane High ... lettered in football (4), basketball (2) and track (1) ... first-team all-state as a junior ... captained the second-team all-state squad as a senior ... Blue Chip Regional All-American ... Street & Smith Preseason All-American prior to his senior year ... holds the record for the longest field goal (47 yards) in West Virginia High School playoff history ... Personal ... son of William and Carolyn Malashevich ... born April 28, 1977 ... majoring in elementary education.

MALASHEVICH'S STATISTICS

Year   FG    PAT   Points   Long
1997   5-9  52-58    67      36
1998  16-23 40-44    88      40
Total 21-32 92-102   155     40