Quality Toyota Sports Spotlight: Austin SteegePublished 10:27am Tuesday, October 22, 2013
M State’s Austin Steege, a sophomore wide receiver for the Spartans, is a leader on the field and in the classroom.
The Hancock native looks to continue playing football after his time at M State and will pursue a bachelor’s degree in science education.
Q: What is your favorite subject
A: Science. It’s the subject that really interests me.
Q: Any specific science?
A: I like Biology the best.
Q: What do you like best about going to M State?
A: It’s smaller so you get to know everyone on campus, its just like back home.
Q: What are your plans for next year?
A: I plan to play football at the University of Minnesota — Morris and major herein science education, but that will probably change about four times (laughs).
Q: What is something most people don’t know about you?
A: I have a titanium plate in my cheek.
Q: How did that happen?
A: In eighth grade, I was playing baseball and playing catch. I turned my head and when I turned back the ball hit me in the face.
Q: If you could have any job, what would it be and why?
A: I think being a hunting guide would be pretty sweet. I love being outside and hunting.