Born in Salt Lake City ... parents are Ron and Argene Mills ... married Wendy Mc Nichols in April `82 ... they have a son, Kasey ... majoring in computer science.
A three-time letterman in football, basketball and track at Alta High ... was all-region and all-district for two years ... was all-state in football in `79 ... helped Alta High to its first state berth ... coached by Doug Berry (Southern Utah State).
Year REC YDS TD LONG AVG/R AVG/G
1981 6 64 2 31 10.7 0.5
1983 3 34 0 19 11.3 0.2
1984 60 1023 7 63 17.1 5.0
1980 | Freshman Year
Suited up for some varsity action and saw lots of playing time with the jayvee.
1981 | Sophomore Year
Backed up Gordon Hudson, scoring TDs vs. Wyoming and Utah.
1983 | Junior Year
Moved up to second-unit after Hudson's injury.
1984 | Senior Year
First Team All-American, Athlon magazine ...honorable mention by Associated Press and Football News ... First Team All-Western Athletic Conference ... caught 10 passes for 225 yards and the winning TD vs. Air Force ... vs. Wyoming he caught three TD passes ... caught 11 passes for 103 yards in the Holiday Bowl ... with a defender on each side in the Baylor game he caught a Bosco pass that floated perfectly towards Mills' outstretched arms.