BJ Peterson Athlete Profile

#86 BJ Peterson

BJ Peterson
Position: Wide Receiver Height: 6-3 Weight: 210 Roster Years: 2007-2010 Hometown: Salt Lake City, UT Last School: Brighton High School

Personal

Born in Provo, Utah ... parents are Gary and Lisa Peterson ... one of six children, including five boys (oldest of five boys) ... served a church mission in the Philippines from 2003-2005 ... speaks Tagalog ... majoring in civil engineering ... both mother and father graduated from BYU ... eagle scout.

Before BYU

A two-year letterwinner at Brighton High School for coach Tom Cushing ... played both receiver and safety ... helped the Bengals to back-to-back region championships ... also lettered in soccer and basketball ... graduated from BHS with a 3.9 grade-point average.

Stats

YEAR GMS NO YDS AVG TD LG
Receiving
2010 13 2 11 5.5 0 6
TOTAL 13 2 11 5.5 0 6

            


2008 | Sophomore Year

Valuable member of the scout team.

2009 | Junior Year

Earned letterman honors as a junior ... Academic All-MWC ... saw action in 10 games ... contributor on special teams.

2010 | Senior Year

Earned letterman honors as a senior ... played in all 13 games ... NFF Hampshire Honor Society ... Academic All-MWC ... carried out the team flag vs. Wyoming ... had two catches for 11 yards on the season ... caught one pass for five yards at home against Nevada ... had a season-high six-yard reception vs. UNLV