Griffin No. 1 in MIAC, Saint John’s No. 13 in D3

November 12, 2014

Griffin Toomey FootballThe best punter in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference is from Alaska.

Saint John’s Johnnies sophomore Griffin Toomey of Anchorage leads the NCAA D3 league with a 37.5-yard average and would lead it in air time.

He also leads the league in fair catches [11] and punts downed inside the 20-yard line [17].

Toomey, of South High fame, ranked second in the MIAC last year with a 37.1 average.

His longest punt this year is 56 yards. His career long is 64.

Saint John’s is 8-1 and is ranked No. 13 nationally after climbing five spots in the latest D3 football poll.