11 Pablo Beltran
At Navy: Enters the fall as Navy's starting punter after holding the job in each of his previous three seasons ... became the first freshman to start at punter for the Midshipmen since 1992 when Brian Schrum started nine games and averaged 38.7 yards per punt ... also serves as the holder on extra points and field goals ... averaging 41.1 yards per punt on 119 punts over the course of his career, which ranks third all-time at Navy ... has earned three varsity letters.
2013: Garnered Second-Team All-Independent honors from Phil Steele and was an Honorable Mention FBS All-Independent selection ... averaged 41.4 yards per punt on his 40 punts (1,657 yds) over the course of the year, with seven of his punts covering 50 yards or more and 12 downed inside the 20 ... called upon twice against Middle Tennessee in the Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl where he averaged 30.0 yards per punt ... punted six times for a 41.2 average in the victory over Army, including a long of 51 yards in the contest ... his lone punt of the San Jose State contest was a 38-yarder and was placed inside the 20 ... punted three times against Hawai'i where he averaged 40.7 yards and had a long of 46 yards ... punted just twice against South Alabama which featured a 48-yarder that was downed inside the 20 ... averaged 39.5 yards on his two punts at Notre Dame, placing one inside the 20 ... punted five times against Pitt, averaging 36.8 yards which featured a long of 47 ... averaged 37.0 yards on three punts at Toledo, including a long of 44 for the day ... came on to punt four times at Duke, averaging 45.2 yards ... turned in his longest punt of the season and the second longest of his career with a 62-yarder against the Blue Devils ... named ECAC Special Teams Player of the Week after punting a season-high six times in the win over Air Force where he averaged 42.5 yards per punt ... placed three of his six inside the 20 and had one touchback ... called upon five times in the Western Kentucky contest where he averaged 47.6 yards per punt ... three of his five punts were for 50-plus yards ... punted for the first time this season in the Delaware game, booting his lone punt 56 yards ... as a team, the Mids stand No. 1 nationally in net punting (56.0) ... for just the second time in his career, was not called upon to punt in the Mids' opener at Indiana.
2012: Garnered All-East recognition by the FBS head coaches along the Eastern Seaboard ... named an Honorable Mention All-Independent Team selection by the nationwide media panel responsible for the FBS Indpendent Player of the Week awards ... averaged 43.61 yards per punt on his 44 punts (3.3 punts/gm) this fall which marked the third-best average in program history ... he would have been ranked 18th nationally, but was shy of the miniumum of 3.6 punts per game ... averaging 40.9 yards per punt on 79 punts over his career which is third all-time at Navy ... the school record for career punting average (min. 50 punts) is 42.5 held by John Skaggs (2000-03) ... averaged 41.0 yards on his four punts against Arizona State in the Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl ... averaged 36.7 yards on his season-high tying six punts in the win over Army ... placed three of his six punts inside the 20-yard line ... punted four times against Texas State where he averaged 44.8 yards, placing three of the four inside the 20 ... called upon to punt three times at Troy, averaging 50.0 yards per punt, including a long punt of 58 yards on the day ... in a war of the winds, he averaged 39.5 yards on his two punts against Florida Atlantic, booting a 61-yarder and an 18-yarder ... did not punt in the East Carolina contest ... owned a 42.0 punting average against Indiana, where he booted a 59-yarder, his second longest of the season ... averaged 46.0 yards at Central Michigan where he placed all three punts inside the 20 ... punted a season-high six times in the win over Air Force where he averaged 41.7 yards per punt, placing one inside the 20 ... named the FBS Special Teams Player of the Week on Oct. 1 after punting five times against San Jose State, where he averaged 49.2 yards and sent three (57, 55, 53) of his five punts better than 50 yards ... averaged 46.0 yards among his three punts in the Mids' home opener against VMI ... placed two inside the 20 ... his lone punt of the afternoon against Penn State went for 44 yards ... called upon to punt four times against Notre Dame for an average of 46.2 yards and featured a career-long 63-yarder.
2011: Punted the ball 35 times for an average of 37.5 yards ... had a long punt of 55 yards, 14 of his punts were fair caught and 10 were downed inside the 10 ... averaged 35.2 yards (4 punts) per punt against San Jose State ... placed each of his three punts against SMU inside the 20-yard line ... averaged 41.7 yards per punt against the Mustangs, including a long punt of 43 yards ... averaged 35.3 yards per punt among the three he booted against Troy, including a long of 44 ... punted a season-high tying five times against Notre Dame, averaging 33.8 yards ... called upon to punt twice against East Carolina, where he averaged 37.0 yards per punt ... punted twice against Rutgers for 73 years, including a long punt of 50 yards ... it was his third 50-plus yard punt of the year ... produced a season-best 47.7 punting average among three punts against Southern Miss ... booted a career-long 55-yarder against the Golden Eagles ... averaged 37.0 yards on his three punts against Air Force, placing two of the three inside on the 20-yard line ... the third was nearly downed at the one by teammate Marcus Thomas, but Thomas had a foot in the end zone when batting the ball back into play ... made just one appearance in the Mids' 24-21 loss against 10th-ranked South Carolina, sending his punt 29 yards ... punted five times against Western Kentucky, where he averaged 37.6 yards per punt, placing one inside the 20 ... boomed a then career-long 54-yarder against the Hilltoppers ... made his collegiate debut in the Mids' season-opener against Delaware where he booted his first-career punt 47 yards into the wind and placed it inside the 20.
High School / Personal: A 2010 graduate of Atascocita High School, Beltran attended the Naval Academy Prep School during the 2010-11 academic year ... a two-sport athlete who lettered three times in football and twice as a member of the soccer team ... earned All-State (Texas) honors in football his senior year and was also an Academic All-State selection in 2009 ... after earning third-team all-district mention as a sophomore, was named to the first team his junior and senior years ... member of the National Honor Society ... son of Dan and Patricia Olsen ... majoring in international relations.