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➤ 2017 ➤ Redshirt Freshman Season
Season: Appeared in two games...Made collegiate debut vs. Akron (9/2)...One of 23 student-athletes to make their collegiate debut in 2017...One of 17 freshmen (14 redshirt, 3 true) to appear in 2017.
Akron (9/2): Made collegiate debut in the third quarter...Had two kickoffs for an average of 56.5 yards. Georgia State (9/16): Hit three kickoffs for an average of 63.7 yards.
➤ 2016 ➤ True Freshman Season
➤ High School
Four-year letterman for head coach Jeff Arnette at South Forsyth High School...Helped the War Eagles reach state elite eight as a senior...Converted 14-of-19 field goal attempts during junior and senior seasons...Had 125-of-140 kickoff attempts go for touchbacks during his junior and senior years...Two-time all-state selection...Three-time all-county and All-Region 6 selection...Converted on a school-record 56-yard field goal in his junior year...Played in Elite Jr. Classic and Offense-Defense All-American Bowl...Ranked as a One on One Kicking Camps five-star kicker...Rated a three-star prospect by all four major recruiting services - ESPN, Rivals, Scout and 247Sports...At kicker nationally, ranked seventh by 247Sports, No. 15 by ESPN and No. 17 by Scout...Ranked as the second-best kicker in the state of Georgia and sixth-best in the south by Scout...Also earned one letter each in track and soccer.
Full name is Alex Daniel Barbir...Son of Daniel and Hope Barbir...Has two brothers, Joshua and Timothy...Cousin, Danny Barbir, plays soccer and is a member of the under-23 team for West Bromwich Albion in England...Played soccer with Danny for the Lehigh Valley United...Plans on majoring in law...Born August 17, 1997 in Lawrenceville, Georgia.