04/25/2014 8:40 PM -

JACKSONVILLE - The Jacksonville Sharks announced Friday that the team has been assigned Nick Wallace as an emergency kicker, and that kicker Fabrizio Scaccia has been placed on one-game emergency hold.

The 26-year-old Wallace (5'10", 190) brings prior Arena Football League kicking experience, as he played in four games with the Cleveland Gladiators during the 2012 season. During his stint with Cleveland, Wallace connected of 28 of 30 extra-point attempts, including a nine-for-nine performance against the Utah Blaze.

A native of Fredricksburg, Virginia, Wallace spent his collegiate career at Towson University.

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