2010 - Saw action in all 13 games on special teams as the snapper for both punts and placements ... Made two tackles on punt coverage ... Earned fourth-team All-America honors from Phil Steele ... Selected to the mid-season Phil Steele second-team All-America squad ... Earned pre-season Playboy All-America team honors.
2009 - Saw action in all 13 games on special teams as the snapper for both punts and placements ... Made one tackle on punt coverage ... Selected to the Playboy pre-season All-America team, the first-ever long snapper on the unit.
2008 - Saw action in all 12 games on special teams as the snapper for both punts and placements ... Made one tackle on punt coverage.
2007 - Appeared in all 13 games on special teams as the long snapper in his first year in the program.
HIGH SCHOOL - Played four seasons and lettered in two as a long snapper at Tesoro HS in Rancho Santa Margarita, CA for coach Jim O'Connell ... Started all games during his junior and senior seasons as a long snapper ... Team won the 2005 CIF Div. IX championship and was the Division III State champion as a senior ... 2005 Pacific Coast League champions ... Team won the CIF Div. IX championship in 2004 as a junior ... Ranked as the #1 long snapper in the nation by chrissailerkicking.com ... Had no bad snaps his senior season.
PERSONAL - Full Name: Christian Alexander Yount ... Born: July 8, 1988 in San Pedro, CA ... Parents: James and Xochitl ... Has one brother, Brendan, who plays lacrosse at Bellarmine University ... Patterns his style of play after former Bruin long snapper Chris Rubio, 1994-97 ... Hobbies include golfing and surfing ... Favorite school subject is History ... Director's Honor Roll in Winter 2007, Winter 2008, Winter 2009, Fall 2009, Winter 2010 ... Political Science major.
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