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Anthony Ward Athlete Profile

#97 Anthony Ward

Anthony Ward
Position: Defensive Line Height: 6-3 Weight: 253 Roster Years: 2000-2001 Hometown: Laie, HI Last School: Ricks Junior College


Born in Brawley, Calif ... parents are Robert and Kathy Ward of Lihue, Hawaii ... served a Church mission to Osorno, Chile ... married to the former Amy Andersen ... recruited by Wake Forest, Weber State, Washington State, Utah State and Idaho State.

Before BYU

A three-year letterwinner at Bonita Vista High School ... earned Academic All-Conference honors ... led team to a 10-1 record and a conference title in both 1992 and 1993 ... named first-team all-conference and second-team All-CIF ... also lettered in basketball, baseball and volleyball.

Other College

Earned first-team All-Western States Football League honors at Ricks College.


Year     Gms   UT   AT   TOT
2000 5 1 4 5

2000 | Junior Year

Saw action in all 12 games last season, mostly as the deep snapper on special teams ... recorded five tackles on the season, including one tackle for a loss of one yard

2001 | Senior Year

A member of the 2001 MWC Championship team...helped BYU to a 12-2 record during the season, including a streak of 12 straight wins...played 13-of-13 regular-season games for the the long snapper, did not have one bad snap during the season...recorded four tackles on the season, including three solo takedowns.