The Fillmore Central football team finished the 2014 season with a 2-7 record, losing to Section 1A champion Blooming Prairie in the first round of the playoffs. Head coach Chris Mensink, and his Falcons, have been knocked out of the playoffs four of the last six years by the Awesome Blossoms, including the last two years.

Here are the stat leaders for the 2014 Fillmore Central Falcons.

Offense

Rushing (most carries): Dylan Bathke, 120; Tyson Ristau, 61; Bryce Whitehill, 57; team total 288.

Rushing (net yards): Bathke, 481; Ristau, 266; Whitehill, 72; Michael Kotek, 38; team, 854

Rushing yards/carry: Bathke, 4.0; Ristau, 4.4; Kotek, 3.3; team, 3.0

Passing: Bryce Whitehill 57/110, 710 yds., 12 TDs, 9 INT; Jordan Miller, 12/30, 115 yds, 0 TDs, 6 INT.

Riley Means, 1/1, 64 yds.

Receiving: Jordan Miller, 19 receptions, 328 yards, 8 TDs, 17.3/catch; Trace Tollefson, 17 receptions, 238 yds, 4 TDs, 14.0/catch; Tyson Ristau, 10 receptions, 145 yds, 14.5/catch; Nick Mensink, 8 Catches, 77 yds, 9.6/catch; Riley Means, 6 catches, 40 yds, 1 TD; Matson Kiehne, 4 catches; Dylan Bathke, 4 catches; Nate Birch, 2 catches; team , 70 receptions, 857 yds, 12.24yds/catch.

Defense

Solo tackles: Nick Mensink, 30; Tyson Ristau, 27; Trace Tollefson, 25; Riley Means, 24; Bryce Whitehill,

18; Gatlin Woellert, 18; Justin Ristau, 16; Jordan Miller, 12; Zach Sorenson, 11; Drew Tienter, 11.

Total tackles (solo and assisted): Mensink, 73; Woellert, 63; T. Ristau, 59; J Ristau, 58; Tollefson, 52;

Means, 48; Whitehill, 47; Sorenson, 28; Miller, 24; Tienter, 21.

Interceptions: Tollefson, Means, T Ristau, Nate Haugerud, Woellert, Nate Birch.

Fumble recoveries: Tollefson, Means, Sam Rustad, Matt Lutes, Woellert, Tienter, Sorenson, Mensink.

Special teams

Kickoff returns (#/avg.): Trace Tollefson, 12/26.6; Gatlin Woellert, 6/11.3; Jordan Miller, 11/19.6.

Punt returns (#/avg.): Tollefson, 8/9.3….also returning, Riley Means (2), Tyson Ristau( 1)

Punting (#/avg.): Tollefson, 26/34.0…also punting Jordan Miller (5), Nick Mensink (2)

Kickoffs (#/avg.): Louis Sundstroem, 20/44.0 …also kicking, Zach Sorenson(7), Justin Ristau(3)

Scoring: Jordan Miller, 8 TDs, 1 2-pt, 50 pts.; Trace Tollefson, 5 TDs, 30 pts.; Bryce Whitehille, 3 TDs, 18 pts.; Logan Corson, 1 TD, 6 pts; Sam Rustad, 1 TD, 6 pts; Tyson Ristau, 1 TD, 6 pts.; Riley Means,

1 TD, 6 pts; Drew Tienter, 1 TD, 6 pts.; Zach Sorenson, 6 PAT’s, 6 pts; Louis Sundstroem, 1 PAT,  

1 pt.

Seniors completing their varsity football careers include Bryce Whitehill, Gatlin Woellert, Dylan Bathke, Nick Mensink, Zach Sorenson, Jordan Miller and Louis Sundstroem.