May 25, 2019

Lions Sign Kicker Sergio Castillo

Hamilton Tiger-Cats kicker Sergio Castillo (41) celebrates his field goal against the Winnipeg Blue Bombers during the first half of CFL action in Winnipeg Friday, October 6, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods

The BC Lions Football Club today announced that international kicker and punter Sergio Castillo has been added to the roster.

Castillo (5ʹ11ʺ, 185) has spent parts of three seasons in the CFL with Winnipeg, Ottawa and Hamilton. A native of Texas, he’s appeared in 20 regular season games going 39 of 47 (83%) on field goals, 25 for 27 on converts and punting 114 times with an average of 45 yards per attempt.

ʺSergio is a veteran kicker who brings significant experience and skill to an important position on our team,” said GM Ed Hervey. “We look forward to seeing how all of our kickers perform during the next couple weeks of camp.ʺ