Greg Mortensen Athlete Profile

#16 Greg Mortensen

Greg Mortensen
Position: Quarterback Height: 6-1 Weight: 198 Roster Years: 2004 Hometown: St. David, AZ Last School: Mesa Community College

Personal

Parents are Reynold and Mary ... served a Church mission in Quito, Ecuador ... recruited by Indiana State, Southwest Missouri State and Southern Virginia.

Before BYU

One of three Arizona High School athletes named to the United Dairymen's All-American team ... helped lead St. David HS to two state championships in football ... a two-time championship game MVP ... led team to 22 straight victories over two seasons ... undefeated as a junior and senior ... completed 21 touchdown passes as a senior with only three interceptions ... ran for 739 yards and 15 touchdowns ... also had two touchdown receptions ... had 117 tackles, three interceptions and two defensive touchdowns ... led team to the state basketball championship as a junior ... scored 26 points with 18 rebounds in the championship game ... a member of the state champion 4x100-meter relay team.

Other College

Started at quarterback for Glendale CC in Phoenix, Ariz., as a freshman ... led team to a No. 8 national ranking and a berth in the Valley of the Sun Bowl ... threw 11 touchdowns and rushed for 487 yards and five touchdowns on the season ... rushed for 130 yards in his first start (vs. Phoenix CC) ... transferred to Mesa CC as a sophomore ... completed 98-of-176 attempts for 1,431 yards and 12 touchdowns ... had only three interceptions as a sophomore ... carried the ball 74 times for 637 yards, averaging 8.6 yards per carry ... had six rushing touchdowns ... completed three touchdown passes against Air Force JV ... threw for 253 yards in only two quarters against Eastern Arizona JC ... had three runs of 40 yards or longer during the season.




2004 | Junior Year

Competed in spring drills ... saw action in the annual Blue-White spring game ...
will compete for playing time at quarterback during fall camp.