Highly-touted local kicking prospect who has impressive long-term potential for MSU.
High School: Earned academic all-state honors three years in a row after knocking through 12-of-16 field goals, producing 159 points, averaging 55.7 yards per kickoff and posting 113 touchbacks in that span ... Was 3-for-4 in field goal attempts, 42-for-46 on extra points, scored 54 points and averaged 56.6 yards on kickoffs as a senior ... Was a consensus Class 5 all-state pick in 2012 as well as all-conference, all-district and all-region ... Helped Coach Richard Rehagen's Eagles to a 7-5 record and Class 5 playoff run as a senior ... Was on the 2012 Ray Guy Preseason All-America Watch List and was part of state quarterfinal runs his freshman and junior years.
Personal: Shelby Michael Harris was born 8/11/94 in Springfield, Mo. ... Son of Shawn and Whitney Harris of Nixa, Mo. ... Has a sister Shaylen ... His father earned his graduate and undergraduate degrees from MSU ... Plans to major in Cell and Molecular Biology.