Leichner Ready To Play
October 5, 2011
SENIOR SET TO RETURN AFTER EMERGENCY APPENDECTOMY
Mac Leichner began feeling the pain in his right side about a month ago, but he didn’t think much about it after it went away.
Notable: Started every game at free safety last season and took over as Elkins’ starting quarterback for a handful of games. Caught 12 passes for 161 yards and two touchdowns as a wide receiver in 2010 before changing positions. ... Named to the 3A-1 all-conference team after recording a team-high six interceptions to go along with his 70 tackles. ... Has missed the past two games after having an emergency appendectomy.
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