Player Info

Multi-Sport Athlete with a love for the game and a strong desire to play at the next level. Great arm talent, size & speed, excellent field vision and I come from a bloodline of Division 1 QB's (Kentucky, Illinois and Nebraska) and an NFL Running Back. All State Lacrosse Middie and working hard in the offseason to gain more strength, speed and explosiveness.

- Riley Kinney
  • Size: 9.1
  • Accuracy: 8.96
  • Arm Strength: 9.02
  • Release: 8.98
  • Throw On Run: 9.00
  • Footwork: 8.94
  • Poise: 9.00
  • Pocket Presence: 8.94
  • Decision Making: 8.96
  • Touch: 9.04
  • Final Rating: 89.94

SIZE:
Riley has excellent size for a 2019 Pro Style QB at 6’4” 190 lbs. He works the entire backfield, with good laterally movement as he tries to create added space for himself. Shows good vision as he surveys the field, making passes that include a high release.
ACCURACY:
When he sets up for delivery, he’s right on the mark. Good anticipation of his receivers routes while showing solid ball placement. Threw for a 67% completion rate this past season, at 23 yds avg. per catch.
ARM STRENGTH:
He gets good height and distance on his throws. With his long arm extension, he’s able to get the ball over defensive coverage. Strong throws made at the short and intermediate range. A strong vertical passing game, able to extend the field.
RELEASE:
Riley's throws with an over the top delivery, along with an arm motion that’s fully extended. His release point is raised above, giving his throws extra lift.
THROW ON RUN:
This is an area of strength for Riley. He uses the entire field well by getting to the outside quickly, displaying good vision and ability to follow his receivers routes. Demonstrates good body rotation and feet placement as he squares up with his receivers.
FOOTWORK:
Excellent movement in either direction in the backfield. Good agility within the pocket as he works to avoid traffic while creating space for himself.
POISE:
Shows good patience as he waits for the play to develop. He’s not easily distracted by the pressure around him, while staying focused on the play.
POCKET PRESENCE:
Good awareness of defensive pressure and well as the space around him. He’s perfected the roll out, able to hit at both ends. A tall presence in the backfield with good vision.
DECISION MAKING:
While on the go, Riley's able to zone in on his best option receiver. He a quick hitting QB, who wastes very little time connecting with his target. Nice work going through his progressions.
TOUCH:
He does a nice job added a soft touch to his passes made at the intermediate and long range. Tight trajectory on his deep passes.

  • 40 Yard Dash: 4.7
  • Shuttle:
  • Powerball:
  • Vertical: 31
  • SPARQ Rating:
Camp Date Camp Name Camp Location
06/23/2017University OF NebraskaLincoln, NE
  • 2017 1st Team All Conference
  • 2017 1st Team Academic All State
  • ACT Score
  • SAT Score 1150
  • GPA 4.0
  • AP Courses

Mailing Address
5995 Clearwater Drive

Phone Number
970-324-1753

Coach Contact Info

Name: Wayne McGinn

Phone: 970-613-5200

Email: wayne.mcginn@thompsonschools.org