Alumni Update: Area football players are stepping upPublished 5:11pm Thursday, October 18, 2012
Alan May, a 2011 Southland grad, has played in six games and caught four passes for 87 yards and a score for Winona State (6-1 overall) this season. May is sixth on the team with 220 all-purpose yards.
Mike Gehling, a 2010 Grand Meadow grad, has played in all six games for UW-River Falls this season and he has registered one tackle.
Evan Bungum, a 2010 Hayfield grad, has 18 catches for 433 yards and five TDs for Rochester Community and Technical College (7-1 overall) this season. Bungum is second on the team in receiving yards and fourth in scoring.
Caleb Leichtnam, a 2010 Grand Meadow Grad, has 29 tackles, 2.5 for a loss, two interceptions and one TD for the Yellowjackets this season.
Martin Mannaccio, a 2010 Austin grad, has scored three goals this season for Bethel College (2-12 overall).
Laine Hicks, a 2010 Austin grad, has attempted nine shots in 14 starts at North Carolina Wesleyan (6-7-1 overall) this season.
Collin Sheehan, a 2009 Pacelli grad, is running for the Saint Mary’s University cross country team. Sheehan was seventh on his team with a time of 28:41 at the University of La Crosse 8K meet recently.
Kaylee Bunne, a 2010 LeRoy-Ostrander grad, is fourth on the Cardinals (12-12 overall) with 110 kills, and she is second on the team with 44 blocks.
Bunne had eight kills, four digs and four block assists in a recent five-game loss to UW-Stout.