23 Ramon Alexander
23 Ramon Alexander
Height: 5-9
Weight: 150
Year: So./So.
Hometown: West Bloomfield, Mich.
High School: Walled Lake
Position: DB

2011: Played in all 11 games, earning the nod as Lake Erie's primary kickoff return man and as a reserve wingback... returned 32 kickoffs for 644 yards, both single-season school records, including a long of 70 against Findlay on 10/22/11.  That return was the longest in school history... had seven kickoff returns for 141 yards vs. Grand Valley State on 10/15/11 and ran back five for 135 against Findlay... had four returns of over 30 yards.... also caught one pass for 12 yards and rushed 10 times for 22 yards, with a long run of eight... made seven total special teams tackles, including six solo stops.

PRIOR TO LAKE ERIE: Played four years of football and ran track at Walled Lake High School... was an all-conference honorable mention and second-team All-Oakland County pick in football... was a two-time All-Ohio sprinter in track.

PERSONAL: Born Jan. 30, 1993... son of April and Nate Gatewood... majoring in physical therapy.