Ryan Plackemeier to be Inducted into the Wake Forest Hall of Fame
Seahawks Legend Ryan Plackemeier will soon join the Class of 2016 to be inducted into the Wake Forest Hall of Fame. The ceremony will take place during halftime of Wake Forest’s home football game with Delaware on September 17.
Plackemeier won the Ray Guy Award in 2005 as a senior when he led the nation in punting average at 47.2 yards per punt. A consensus All-American, Plackemeier was a three-time first team All-ACC selection and is Wake Forest’s all-time leader in punting average at 45.3 yards per kick. Plackemeier led the ACC in punting for three consecutive seasons from 2003 through 2005 before being drafted as a seventh round pick by the Seahawks in 2006. He spent the 2006-2008 seasons with the Seahawks and finished his career with the Washington Redskins in 2008.
Plackemeier now resides in the Winston-Salem, North Carolina area with his wife, Kristin, and is a research analyst and develops multimedia trial support for the law firm of Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice PLLC.