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Video Of Slick Kick By New Canaan Football Player Goes Viral

New Canaan kicker Peter Swindell may have a future in soccer as he pulls off a fun trick kick that finds its way through the uprights. Video Credit: YouTube via maxprepssports

NEW CANAAN, Conn. -- New Canaan High placekicker Peter Swindell is gaining fame after a video went viral of his post-practice stunt of connecting with a spinning football.

Swindell, a sophomore for the Rams, gives the football a spin and kicks it straight through the goalposts in the video.

The video got national play went it was highlighted in a short story by Yahoo ! But it was first brought to light by the MaxPreps sports blog .