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Garen Jeppesen Athlete Profile

#85 Garen Jeppesen

Position: Wide Receiver Height: 5-11 Weight: 175 Roster Years: 1986-1988 Hometown: Rexburg, ID


Parents are Merle and Janice...served an LDS mission to Oregon...married Elizabeth (Libbie) Pettitt in June, 1985...they have a son...recruited by San Diego State, Oregon, Northwestern, West Texas State and Weber State...majoring in physical therapy.

Before BYU

High School - Lettered three times each in basketball and baseball and twice in football at Madison High...all-state, all-conference and all-cross state in football...successfully kicked a 45-yard field goal...all conference in basketball and baseball...coached by Preston Haley.

Other College - Honorable mention all-conference in football and played catcher with the Ricks College baseball team.

1986 | Sophomore Year

Walked on for spring drills.

1987 | Junior Year

Saw limited action...hampered by a knee injury, which required surgery at the end of the season.