Aaron Attig Athlete Profile

#18 Aaron Attig

Aaron Attig
Position: Defensive Back Height: 6-2 Weight: 214 Roster Years: 2005-2007 Hometown: Logandale, NV Last School: Moapa Valley High School


Born in Ogden, Utah ... parents are Margaret and Barto Attig ... an accomplished clogger ... plays the French Horn and Tuba ... served an Church mission Madrid, Spain ... communicates fluently in Spanish ... recruited by San Diego State, UNLV, Southern Utah and Oregon State.

Before BYU

Recorded 54 unassisted and 77 assisted tackles as a senior at Moapa Valley HS ... credited with four interceptions, one fumble recovery, one blocked kick ... also had 29 receptions for 492 yards, averaging 17.0 yards per reception ... averaged 4.7 yards per carry ... helped Pirates to a 6-5 record ... a three-year football letterman ... also letter three times in track and twice in basketball ... named the football team captain as a senior ... an all-state and all-conference receiver and linebacker ... named the Southern Defensive Player of the Year ... led team to a state title as a sophomore, and runner-up as a junior ... won the state championship in the high jump, long jump, 110-meter hurdles, 4x400-meter relay and 4x100-meter relay ... finished second, behind older brother, as a sophomore.

2005 | Redshirt Year

Redshirted after returning from a Church mission.

2006 | Freshman Year

Significant contributor on the game-preparation squad.

2007 | Sophomore Year

Earned 2007 Academic All-Mountain West Conference honors ... earned letterman honors, playing in nine games during the season ... a contributor on special teams.