Zenon Andrusyshyn

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Zenon Andrusyshyn
Date of birth: (1947-02-25) February 25, 1947 (age 67)
Place of birth: Günzburg, West Germany
Career information
Position(s): K/P
Height: 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight: 210 lb (95 kg)
College: UCLA
NFL Draft: 1970 / Round: 9 / Pick: 231
Drafted by: Dallas Cowboys
Organizations
As player:
19711977
1978
1979
19801982
1982
1983–1985
1986
Toronto Argonauts (CFL)
Kansas City Chiefs (NFL)
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (CFL)
Toronto Argonauts (CFL)
Edmonton Eskimos (CFL)
Tampa Bay Bandits (USFL)
Montreal Alouettes (CFL)
Career highlights and awards
CFL All-Star: 1980, 1981
Honours: 2× All-America punter (1967, 1969)
Career stats
Field Goals 215/365 (58.9%)
Longest FG 57
Kickoffs 501 (Avg: 57.3 yards)
Longest Kickoff 90
Punting 1,320 (Avg: 45.1 yards)
Longest Punt 108
*CFL statistics only
Playing stats at DatabaseFootball.com

Zenon Andrusyshyn (born February 25, 1947 in Günzburg, West Germany of Ukrainian parents) is a former Canadian Football League punter and kicker from (19711977, 19791982) for the Toronto Argonauts. He played in 1978 for the Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League. He later played with the Tampa Bay Bandits of the United States Football League from 1983–1985 and ended his career with the Montreal Alouettes in 1986.

College football[edit]

Andrusyshyn played college football at UCLA where he was a two-time All-America punter (1967, 1969) and voted to UCLA's All Century Team. Coach John McKay of USC, UCLA's rival, remarked that "Andrusyshyn kicks with low leverage," and in the 1967 USC-UCLA game, the USC Trojans blocked two Andrusyshyn field goals and an extra point en route to a 21–20 victory.

Ministry[edit]

Andrusyshyn was ordained a minister in the Southern Baptist denomination in 1990 in Nashville, Tennessee.

Andrusyshyn graduated from Dallas Theological Seminary in 1995 with a Master in Arts, Biblical Studies (MABS).

He was the Fellowship of Christian Athletes Tampa Area Director since March 1987, completing 20 years with FCA in 2007. In October 2007, Zenon Andrusyshyn formed his own ministry with his wife Sue. Known as Zenon Ministries Inc., it is a 501(c)(3) non-profit youth ministry. Andrusyshyn has been on over 15 mission trips which includes delivering medical supplies to Cuna Indians- Panama (three times), to Cancer Hospitals for Children in Kiev and Odessa, Ukraine (four times), Missions abroad in England (three times), Germany (three Times) and Mexico (three times). He served as Youth Chairman for the Billy Graham Crusade-1998 Tampa, Florida, and as Youth Chairman for Luis Palau's TampaBayFest 2007.

Personal[edit]

He has been married to wife Sue for 34 years and has two children Zoe and Zuriel.